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Title The quiet room [videorecording] / Fandango ; Marvel Movies ; SBS Independent ; Smile Production ; South Australian Film ; Vertigo Productions Pty. Ltd. ; produced by Rolf de Heer, Domenico Procacci ; written by Rolf de Heer ; directed by Rolf de Heer.

Publication Info. Chatsworth, CA : Distributed by Image Entertainment, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Note Title from container.
Cast Celine O'Leary, Paul Blackwell, Chloe Ferguson, Phoebe Ferguson, Kate Greetham, Todd Telford.
Credits Director of photography, Tony Clark ; editor, Tania Nehme ; music, Graham Tardif ; art director and costume designer, Beverly Freeman ; production designer, Fiona Paterson.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for language and thematic elements involving a child affected by domestic discord.
Summary Witnessing the deteriorating relationship between her parents, a young girl becomes immersed in her own world. Not having the words to express her emotions, she suspects that words themselves may be the problem, so she stops talking. Through her silence, she attempts to influence her parents' behavior to force them to communicate properly with each other and with her. Gives voice to a girl's confusion, cleverness and hopeful joy as she attempts to change her world.
Subject Girls -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Silence -- Drama.
Parent and child -- Drama.
Communication in marriage -- Drama.
Communication in families -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Melodrama -- Feature.
Youth -- Feature.
Family -- Feature.
Added Author De Heer, Rolf, 1951-
Procacci, Domenico, 1960-
O'Leary, Celine.
Blackwell, Paul.
Ferguson, Chloe, 1989-
Ferguson, Phoebe.
Greetham, Kate.
Telford, Todd.
Fandango (Firm)
Marvel Movies.
SBS Independent.
Smile Production (Firm)
South Australian Film Corporation.
Vertigo productions.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 014381139426
Music No. ID1394LIDVD Image Entertainment

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