A Silent Voice [映画 聲の形 (Koe no katachi)]

映画 聲の形 (Koe no katachi)

Directed By: Naoko Yamada

March 19, 2016 / Japanese / 130 mins

Based on the manga of the same name, A Silent Voice follows the redemptive journey of an outcast with anxiety and depression as he seeks to make amends with a deaf girl he once bullied. This psychological coming-of-age drama explores mental health, suicidal ideation, friendship, and forgiveness.

Listen to a preview of this film by IC co-directors on the IC Podcast “Out of the Booth” episode 7 (29:18).

Hear an analysis of A Silent Voice from IC directors on the IC podcast “From the Booth” Winter 2019 episode 9.

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IMDB Movie Page: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5323662/?ref_=nv_sr_1

The trailer below is provided for reference and connects to a non-BYU site. International Cinema is not responsible for the content.

Screened Semesters:

  • 2019 Winter
  • Winter 2023