Beyond Silence (Jenseits der Stille)
Beyond Silence (Jenseits der Stille) (1996)

The daughter of deaf parents reconciles her musical talents with the silent world in which she grew up. Earnest und uber-hokey.

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 19, 1996
DVD Release Date: April 8, 2003
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Beyond Silence' is one of those films that helps us escape our box of time and space and understand what it might be like to live in someone else's.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Tutors us in the art of emotional literacy.

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Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International

Word of mouth might generate some excitement about the film's many poetic, sensuous and sincere qualities.

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Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

The movie's one genuine tragedy is so obviously announced and reannouced that you get tired waiting for it to happen.

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Flixster Audience Score: 82% Flixster User Reviews
Leigh Ryan
Beautiful film...
Chris Weber
This is a beautiful film in almost every aspect imaginable. This is the type of film that, since it is a foreign film, makes me dislike American films because… More
Ina S
Wonderful, quiet film about being yourself.