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Brief Synopsis: "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."

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People Involved

  • Sarah Polley (Hanna)
  • Tim Robbins (Josef)
  • Javier C├ímara (Simon)
  • Eddie Marsan (Victor)
  • Steven Mackintosh (Dr. Sullitzer)
  • Danny Cunningham (Scott)
  • Emmanuel Idowu (Abdul)
  • Dean Lennox Kelly (Liam)
  • Daniel Mays (Martin)
  • Sverre Anker Ousdal (Dimitri)
  • Leonor Watling (Wife of Josefs Friend)
  • Reg Wilson (Dan Brown)
  • Julie Christie (Inge)
  • Isabel Coixet (Director)