Cinema Nairn’s first ever Double Bill. The award winning The Silent Child (2017 20mins) is based on Rachel Shenton’s own experiences as the child of a deaf parent. The star of the film is undoubtedly the 6 year-old profoundly deaf Maisie Sly in her first ever role. She plays Libby, a wee girl living in a world of silence, until a caring social worker teaches her to use British Sign Language. The Miracle Worker (1962 106mins) with Anne Bancroft as Annie Sullivan as she struggles to teach deaf and blind Helen Keller how to communicate.