A still from The Silent Forest (category IIB; Mandarin, Taiwanese), directed by Ko Chen-nien. Buffy Chen Yan-fei, Kim Hyun-bin and Troy Liu Tzu-chuan star. A still from The Silent Forest (category IIB; Mandarin, Taiwanese), directed by Ko Chen-nien. Buffy Chen Yan-fei, Kim Hyun-bin and Troy Liu Tzu-chuan star.
A still from The Silent Forest (category IIB; Mandarin, Taiwanese), directed by Ko Chen-nien. Buffy Chen Yan-fei, Kim Hyun-bin and Troy Liu Tzu-chuan star.

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The Silent Forest movie review: powerful sexual abuse drama based on real events at a school in Taiwan

  • Inspired by events at a Taiwanese school for the deaf, Ko Chen-nien’s The Silent Forest shows the abuse suffered by students – and how victims turn predators
  • The Silent Forest is nominated in eight categories at this year’s Golden Horse Awards, which include best new director and best original screenplay

Topic |   Chinese language cinema
A still from The Silent Forest (category IIB; Mandarin, Taiwanese), directed by Ko Chen-nien. Buffy Chen Yan-fei, Kim Hyun-bin and Troy Liu Tzu-chuan star. A still from The Silent Forest (category IIB; Mandarin, Taiwanese), directed by Ko Chen-nien. Buffy Chen Yan-fei, Kim Hyun-bin and Troy Liu Tzu-chuan star.
A still from The Silent Forest (category IIB; Mandarin, Taiwanese), directed by Ko Chen-nien. Buffy Chen Yan-fei, Kim Hyun-bin and Troy Liu Tzu-chuan star.
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