In 2018, director Diana Taylor made a documentary based on the book, “The Less You Know, The Sounder You Sleep”.


It went around the world to film festivals from India to Canada, winning numerous awards.



“Juliet Butler qualified with a degree in Russian. In 1982 she became a journalist in Moscow. She met the world’s most extreme siamese twins Masha and Dasha Krivoshlyapova. Juliet discovered that the twins had been used for human experiments by the russian physiologist Anokhin and institutionalised all their lives. Juliet tells the incredible story of the twins who were hidden away from society for 50 years.”


You can watch the full film below: