Children of a Lesser God

Children of a Lesser God

James is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs. Will her feelings change over time?

TitleChildren of a Lesser God
Release DateSeptember 13th, 1986
GenresDrama, Romance
Runtime
DirectorRanda Haines
WriterMark Medoff
Production CompanyParamount
Production CountryUnited States of America
Plot Keywordsdeaf-mute, listening, man-woman relation, deaf, woman director, sign language
William Hurt
William Hurt
James Leeds
Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Sarah Norman
Piper Laurie
Piper Laurie
Mrs. Norman
Philip Bosco
Philip Bosco
Dr. Curtis Franklin
Bob Hiltermann
Bob Hiltermann
Orin
E. Katherine Kerr
E. Katherine Kerr
Mary Lee Ochs
October 3rd, 1986
September 13th, 1986
March 5th, 1987