A quiet place, the silent child and some very loud questions

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In her latest film critique Alison Wilde compares underlying messages of two films featuring deaf actors cast in lead roles – the Hollywood horror A Quiet Place and the award-winning short The Silent Child – and asks some deeper questions about the issue of disabled actors playing disabled roles.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationDisability Arts Online
PublisherDisability Arts Online
Publication statusPublished - 23 Apr 2018
Externally publishedYes


  • Deaf
  • Film
  • Deaf Culture

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