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The Silent Twins

September 16, 2022
1hr 53min
Status: released

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The Silent Twins Movie Details:

Based onThe Silent Twins by Marjorie Wallace
Country United Kingdom
United States
Language English
Release date24 May 2022 (Cannes)
16 September 2022 (United States)
9 December 2022 (United Kingdom)
Running time1hr 53min
Age ratingR
StarringLetitia Wright
Tamara Lawrance
Nadine Marshall
Treva Etienne
Michael Smiley
Jodhi May
Directed by Agnieszka Smoczyńska
Screenplay byAndrea Seigel
Produced byKlaudia Smieja-Rostworowska
Ewa Puszczyńska
Ben Pugh
Joshua Horsfield
Anita Gou
Alicia van Couvering
Letitia Wright
Cinematography by Jakub Kijowski
Edited by Agnieszka Glinska
Production CompanyMadants
Extreme Emotions
Kindred Spirit
Polish Film Institute
Distributor Focus Features (United States)
Universal Pictures (United Kingdom)
Gutek Film (Poland)

The Silent Twins Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Letitia Wright as June Gibbons
    • Leah Mondesir-Simmonds as young June Gibbons
  • Tamara Lawrance as Jennifer Gibbons
    • Eva-Arianna Baxter as young Jennifer Gibbons
  • Nadine Marshall as Gloria Gibbons
  • Treva Etienne as Aubrey Gibbons
  • Michael Smiley as Tim Thomas
  • Jodhi May as Marjorie Wallace
  • Jack Bandeira as Wayne Kennedy
  • Kinga Preis as Sister Nowak
  • Amarah-Jae St. Aubyn as Greta Gibbons
  • Tony Richardson as Dr. John Rees
  • Declan Joyce as George Kennedy


THE SILENT TWINS is the astounding story of twin sisters who only communicated with one another. As a result, they created a rich, fascinating world to escape the reality of their own lives.

The Silent Twins Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Domestic CollectionTBA
Worldwide Collection$298,207

About The Silent Twins Movie:

The Silent Twins is an internationally co-produced biographical drama film about the twin sisters, June and Jennifer Gibbons, who were institutionalized at Broadmoor Hospital following years of silence and teenage rebellion. It was directed by Agnieszka Smoczyńska from a screenplay by Andrea Seigel.

The film is based on the 1986 best-selling book of the same name by Marjorie Wallace.

The Silent Twins marks Agnieszka Smoczyńska’s English-language film debut.

The Silent Twins had its world premiere at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival, under the Un Certain Regard section, on May 24, 2022.

Focus Features released The film in the United States on September 16, 2022, and was released in the United Kingdom by Universal Pictures on December 9. The film received positive reviews from critics.

It was also screened in the ‘World Cinema’ section of the 27th Busan International Film Festival in October 2022.