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In the Region of Ice (1976)

In this American Film Institute-subsidized short subject, Fionnula Flanagan plays a sharp-tongued but compassionate nun, while Peter Lempert is cast as a sullen, emotionally disturbed boy. ... See full summary »

Director:

Peter Werner

Writers:

Joyce Carol Oates (short story), Peter Werner
Won 1 Oscar. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Fionnula Flanagan ... The Sister
Peter Lampert Peter Lampert ... The Boy (as Peter Lempert)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vance Colvig Jr. Vance Colvig Jr.
John Durren
Kate Murtagh
Shirley Slater Shirley Slater
Malachi Throne
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Storyline

In this American Film Institute-subsidized short subject, Fionnula Flanagan plays a sharp-tongued but compassionate nun, while Peter Lempert is cast as a sullen, emotionally disturbed boy. The title refers to the "thawing" process that occurs when the nun attempts to break through Lempert's wall of silence. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 October 1976 (USA) See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color
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