Silent Fall is a 1994 television movie directed by Bruce Beresford and
produced by James G. Robinson. Silent Fall is based on the story of a
boy named Tim (Ben Faulkner) with autism who witnessed a brutal double
murder. The movie stars Dr. Jake Rainer (Richard Dreyfuss), Karen
Elliott, (Linda Hamilton), Dr. Harlinger (John Lithgow), and Sheriff
Mitch Rivers (J. T. Walsh). Silent Fall is a psychologically charged
drama movie and the plot develops around Tim's unwillingness to
communicate what he witnessed.