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THE SILENCE - 11'00 SHORT

Featuring Susan George, Lisa Shelley & Rob Whitelock

The Silence pays homage to Ingmar Bergman’s The Seventh Seal and its theme – the silence of God in the face of human suffering...
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Reinterpreting this theme in a modern way, through the random horror of the abduction of a young woman, the film explores ideas about abstraction and belief. The characters of The Man and The Girl play out both real and metaphorical roles as the young woman tries to escape and the narrative evolves through a naturalistic world into a state of sub-conscious expressionism.

Forces of darkness and light struggle for control but can the victim’s fate be swayed by The Figure? And is some form of redemption possible?

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