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1994 film by Michael Apted


Released 1994 (28 years, 4 months ago)

Director Michael Apted
Duration 112 minutes
Genre drama film
Nominated for Academy Award for Best Actress
Composer Mark Isham
Production company PolyGram Filmed Entertainment
Country of origin United States of America
Screenwriter William Nicholson
Producer Jodie Foster

About Nell

Nell is a 1994 American drama film starring Jodie Foster as a young woman who has to face other people for the first time after being raised by her mother in an isolated cabin. The film also co-starred Liam Neeson, Natasha Richardson, Richard Libertini, and Nick Searcy. The film was directed by Michael Apted, and was based on Mark Handley's play Idioglossia. The play was inspired by Handley's time living in the Cascade Mountains in the 1970s, and the story of Poto and Cabengo, a pair of twins who created their own language.

The original music score is composed by Mark Isham. Foster was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for her role. She also won the first Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress. The film was given a limited release on December 16, 1994, before expanding into wide release on December 23, 1994.

Cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


82 years, 8 months, 11 days


45 years, 10 months, 23 days

Born first

21 May 1933

Died first

18 March 2009

Born last

8 October 1969

Died last

18 February 2019

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