Mandy was born deaf and has been mute for all of her life. Her parents believe she is able to speak if she can only be taught and so enrol her with a special teacher.
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deliberately chose not to cast a real deaf-mute in the title role as he felt that they subconsciously always wanted to make it appear as if they understood what was being said to them, even when they didn't. See more
When Harry Garland, Mandy's father, precipitously leaves the flat where Mandy and Christine are staying, he departs empty handed. In the next scene, coming out of the taxi, he has the bag he had brought into the flat. See more
[after Mandy comes in from outside, crying
What happened, did the dog bite her or something?
I don't know. Something frightened her. She couldn't tell me what. Harry, I can't go on like this. It was all right when she was a baby, but now, you never know, I don't know whether she's being naughty and playing me up or whether there's something really the matter.
There's just no contact.
There must be something we can do?
Written by Una Bart See more