About The Quiet Girl
A new family, a country home and a dark secret are at the heart of this captivating story set in 1980’s Ireland.
Nine year old girl Cáit is sent by her family to spend the summer at the farm of distant relatives she has never met. She begins to find the love and acceptance that had long been missing from her life. As her connection to her new family deepens, she uncovers a painful truth that haunts them. This is the first Gaelic language film to be nominated for the Best International Film Oscar.
Director: Colm Bairéad
Cast: Catherine Clinch, Carrie Crowley, Andrew Bennett, Michael Patric
In Gaelic with subtitles
Everything in this heartfelt tale is made with the deepest sincerity, and gently packed with soulful portrayals and lovely imagery
Los Angeles Times