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Canopy: The war film that is not about war

26 September 2013 Last updated at 00:13 BST

First-time Australian feature film-maker Aaron Wilson has been making quite an impact with his new film Canopy set in Singapore in 1942.

It is a movie that relies not on the dialogue of the two actors in the film, but the sounds of war - and the jungle - that surrounds them.

Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.