A man returns to Victoria, Australia, where he grew up, and encounters a mysterious woman who reminds him of someone he once knew.
Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002) Online
Sam and Silvy are best friends. One night, as they are watching a falling star while floating on their backs in a lake, Sylvy disappears from his side. Despite his best efforts, he cannot find her under water. Many years later, Sam, now a psychologist, returns to bury his father. Back in his hometown, he meets a woman called Ruby who reminds him in so many ways of his lost love.
|Cast overview, first billed only:|
|Guy Pearce||-||Dr. Sam Franks|
|Helena Bonham Carter||-||Ruby|
|Frank Gallacher||-||Maurie Lewis|
|Lindley Joyner||-||Young Sam Franks|
|Brooke Harman||-||Silvy Lewis|
|Peter Curtin||-||Dr. David Franks|
|Margot Knight||-||Dorothy Lewis|
|Dawn Klingberg||-||Mrs. Sarks|
|Stewart Faichney||-||Reverend Mortenbury|
|Diana Greentree||-||Mrs. Pickford|
|Ian Swan||-||Police Sergeant|
|Mark Perren Jones||-||Police Constable|
|Sally Plant||-||Student #1|
The title is taken from the last line of the 1917 poem 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock' by T.S. Eliot. It reads: "Till human voices wake us and we drown".