Silence of the North 42 years old

Director Allan King's 1981 drama, based on true events, stars Ellen Burstyn as a strong-willed woman struggling to survive with her family in the Canadian wilderness.


Silence of the North Cast

Name Character
Tom Skerritt He was 48, now 90 years old as Walter Reamer
Ellen Burstyn She was 48, now 91 years old as Olive Frederickson
Gordon Pinsent He was 51, now 93 years old as John Frederickson
Jennifer McKinney as Little Olive Reamer
David Fox He was 2, now 40 years old as Lea Goodwin
Colin Fox He was 42, now 85 years old as Arthur Herriot

Silence of the North Crew

Name Department
Patricia Louisianna Knop as Screenplay. She was 40 (78) years old when She died Writing
Allan King as Director. He was 51 (79) years old when He died Directing
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Silence of the North (42 years)

  • Release day: Friday, October 23, 1981
  • Runtime: 94 minutes