Scene from the film Suicide
Scene from the film Suicide
Scene from the film Suicide
Share via
  • Facebook
  • Twitter


  • United States
  • Japan
Audio Tracks 

Suicide is a feature-length fiction of a woman's voyage through the malls, airports and train stations of Asia, Europe and Central America, chronicling her fiercely hopeful and desperate search for a reason to continue living.

Shot to resemble a personal diary film, and starring Silver herself as the fictional filmmaker heroine, suicide is edgy, dark and funny; an audacious act of flirting with the revelatory autobiographical. It is a wild ride, as the heroine, slipping ever further into the shadow areas between the real and the imagined....


  • Original Title
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Shelly Silver
  • Editing
    Shelly Silver
  • Sound
    Bill Seery, Mercer Street Sound
  • Runtime
    70 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • United States
    • Japan
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • Berlinale
    • The Moscow International Film Festival
    • Singapore International Film Festival
    • Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin
    • Osnabruck Media Arts Festival, Germany
  • Awards
    • Special Jury Prize, Moscow International Film Festival, Media Forum 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.

Doc Alliance Members

Sign up to receive regular updates on our film program:

By signing up for the newsletter, I hereby consent to receiving commercial communications by electronic means and to all relevant personal data processing required for the purpose of sending the Doc-Air Distribution s.r.o. newsletter. I hereby confirm that I have read and familiarized myself with the Principles of Personal Data Processing and that I consent to the text therein. I also hereby acknowledge the rights specified herein, including, without limitation, the right to submit objections against direct marketing techniques.

Poslat svému Junioru