The Sound of Silence
Sep 20 — Sep 29, 2019
Through his job as a New York City “house tuner,” the hyper-methodical Peter (Peter Sarsgaard) works to diagnose the discordant ambient noises – produced by everything from wind patterns to humming electrical appliances – adversely affecting his clients’ moods. When he takes on the particularly difficult case of Ellen (Rashida Jones), a lonely woman plagued by chronic exhaustion, Peter finds that the mysteries of the soul may be even greater than the mysteries of sound. A quietly moving portrait of a harmony-obsessed man learning to embrace the dissonances of human emotion, The Sound of Silence invites viewers to hear the world with fresh ears.
“Deftly balances the cerebral with the soulful in a story of transfixing originality.” – The Hollywood Reporter. An IFC Films release.
Please note: The 4:00 p.m. screening on Sunday, September 22 is free for Members at the Film Lover and Kids Premium levels and above. All other New Release screenings are discounted for Members ($7 / Free for Silver Screen members and above).