The Silent Forest movie review: powerful sexual abuse drama based on real events at a school in Taiwan

//The Silent Forest movie review: powerful sexual abuse drama based on real events at a school in Taiwan

The Silent Forest movie review: powerful sexual abuse drama based on real events at a school in Taiwan

3.5/5 stars The systemic abuse of deaf students at a remote special needs school provides the focus for Ko Chen-nien’s The Silent Forest, which is nominated in eight categories at this year’s Golden Horse Awards, a film festival in Taiwan known as the Oscars of Chinese-language cinema. Among the categories in which The Silent Forest is nominated are best new director, best original screenplay, best new performer for actress Buffy Chen Yan-fei, and best supporting actor for Korean-born Kim…

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