Scene from the film The Quiet Zone
Scene from the film The Quiet Zone
Scene from the film The Quiet Zone
Scene from the film The Quiet Zone
Scene from the film The Quiet Zone

The Quiet Zone

  • Canada
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The Quiet Zone explores a world of silence and looks at a community of electro-sensitive people who have found a safe haven in the only US town where by federal decree, the use of cell phones, WiFi and other wireless technology is prohibited. This artful and beguiling cinematic essay takes everything a bit of a step further and encourages us to reflect on the ways we connect with one another which is something that resonates even deeper during this time of pandemic.

In cooperation with

  • SF DocFest


  • Original Title
    The Quiet Zone
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Daniel Froidevaux, Elisa Gonzalez
  • Editing
    Terra Long
  • Sound
    Samuel Rodgers, Dafydd Hughes, Michael Banani
  • Runtime
    45 min (31-45 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Canada
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • Hot Docs, 2017
    • Victoria Film Festival, 2018
    • Available Light Film Festival, 2018
    • Big Sky Film Festival, 2018
    • SF Docs, 2018
    • Tartu World Film Festival, 2018
    • Union Docs, 2018 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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