Overview

A touching story of a deaf girl who is sent to an oil rig to take care of a man who has been blinded in a terrible accident. The girl has a special ability to communicate with the men on board and especially with her patient as they share intimate moments together that will change their lives forever.

  1. Isabel Coixet

    Author, Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sarah Polley

    Sarah Polley

    Hanna

  2. Tim Robbins

    Tim Robbins

    Josef

  3. Javier Cámara

    Javier Cámara

    Simon

  4. Danny Cunningham

    Scott

  5. Dean Lennox Kelly

    Dean Lennox Kelly

    Liam

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The Secret Life of Words
The Secret Life of Words

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 15, 2005
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget $5,000,000.00

Revenue -

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