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26 Ratings

A Scream from Silence

Mourir à tue-tête

Directed by Anne Claire Poirier
Canada, 1979
Drama

Synopsis

This feature film documents the rape and eventual suicide of Suzanne, a nurse whose physical and emotional health deteriorates beyond repair as a result of the violence inflicted on her. Images of ritual and mass rape reinforce the horror of this act of domination.

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A Scream from Silence Directed by Anne Claire Poirier

Awards & Festivals

Genie Awards

1980 | 3 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role