USM ASL Club and Dr. Sandra Wood introduce this year’s film festival!! Held Friday, April 20 6-9pm and Saturday, April 21 9:30am – 8:30pm. Held at 133 Wishcamper, 34 Bedford St, Portland, ME 04101. At the conclusion of our film festival, we invite you to go out to DNO! More details about DNO to follow!

Cost:
$10 Friday – Showing of the Silent Child, winner of an Academy Award for Best Short Film
$10 Saturday – FREE for USM Students with ID, must show ID, no exceptions. Children under 12 free as well on Saturday.

April 20, Friday:
Reception and art exhibit opens at 6:00 p.m.
6:45 p.m. – Opening remarks
7:00-8:00 – Patti Durr- guest speaker on DeVIA in film (will discuss Silent Child too)
8:00-8:20 – Silent Child
8:20-9:00 – Closing remarks and mingle

April 21, Saturday:
9:30 a.m. – Opening remarks
9:50 a.m. – Super Deafy- No Ordinary Hero
11:15 a.m. – Interview with SuperDeafy
11:35 a.m. – This is Ed
11:40 a.m. – BRAVE
11:45 a.m. – Andrew Foster documentary
11:50 a.m. – Interview with Rachel Stenton from Silent Child
12:25 p.m. – DeafFest
12:30 p.m. – Lunch
1:30 p.m. – Spectrum
1:50 p.m. – My House
2:00 p.m. – Sign for love
3:15 p.m. – Roxanne Baker; discussion of Sign for Love
4:00 p.m. – Scoto di Vera Amore
4:10 p.m. – Memories of the Warsaw Ghetto documentary
5:15 p.m – I see, You say
5:30 p.m – Femmes sourdes, dites-moi
6:10 p.m – Tama
6:20 p.m. – Patti Durr–workshop with audience
7:15 p.m. – Betty Miller
7:20 p.m. – ASL Students De’VIA videos
7:40 p.m. – The Chair
7:55 p.m. – Closing remarks
8:30 p.m.-midnight – DNO – Easy Day, South Portland