A couple uses extremely black comedy to survive taking care of a daughter who is nearly completely brain dead. They take turns doing the daughter's voice and stare into the eyes of death and emotional trauma with a humor that hides their pain. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
Filmed in 1970 but not given a release until 1972. According to Janet Suzman
, speaking on BBC Radio 4's 'The Film Programme' in 2009, this was due to Sam Spiegel
delaying release of the film until after Suzman's second film, Nicholas and Alexandra
(1971) came out in 1971. See more
[to his class
I'm going to the staff room now to get my coat and you will be as quiet as mice. No fish till I get back.