The events of the fascinating film take place in 1963 year. In the center of the plot is Eliza - a mute woman, working as a cleaner in the scientific laboratory. She lives a dull monotonous life, dealing with a single girlfriend and an old neighbor-artist. Once at work, a woman accidentally stumbles upon something strange: in a glass tank filled with water, a creature floated like a human being. Eliza secretly from all begins to communicate with this creation with the help of gestures and signs. It turns out that he is incredibly intelligent and not feeling alien to him. Over time, between two outcasts, an amazing relationship is born: he is the first who sees in it a man and a woman, accepting her as she is. And when Eliza learns that the strange humanoid are going to kill and dissect, she decides to save him anyway.
- Country: USA, Canada
- Language: English | American Sign Language | Russian
- Runtime: 2h:03m
- Budget: $19,400,000