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1 hr. 27 min.

Plot Summary
A deaf-blind poet and his devoted wife share a rich life together and communicate with a touch-based form of Braille.

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Director: Yi Seung-jun

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Cinema Guild

Planet of Snail (2011)

Release Date: July 25th, 2012|1 hr. 27 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 80
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    A disability-centric documentary that moves viewers without resorting to trite devices, Seung-Jun Yi's Planet of Snail takes a condition most of us would find unbearable and demystifies it while finding room for poetry. show more

  • 80
    NPR

    More often Planet of Snail evokes, in radiant detail, the mutual reliance that makes good partnerships work. show more

  • 88
    New York Post

    Gentle, simply told love stories are as rare in documentaries these days as they are in narrative film. That alone makes Yi Seung-jun's Planet of Snail a standout. show more

  • July 22, 2012 gls1152
    Report This User

    darn - thought it was gonna be a sci fi movie

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