In the Land of the Deaf Screen 1 article

In the Land of the Deaf


In the Land of the Deaf Poster
  • The principal bounty of this film is the relatively unmediated and magnificent spectacle of Sign itself, performed by numerous individuals for whom “acting” and “being” appear to be indissoluble and indistinguishable. These extraordinary people include some of the best child “performers” I’ve seen since the films of Truffaut... I’m tempted to say that I haven’t seen such emotional, multifaceted physical expressiveness in so many people since the golden age of silent movies