Children of a Lesser God (1986)
- Time: 119 min
- Genre: Drama | Romance
- Director: Randa Haines
- Cast: William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Piper Laurie
James is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs. Will her feelings change over time?