Entries from Grumpy Old Deafies tagged with 'arts'

Trafalgar Square Plinth for Occupation: Get BSL Up There

One of the plinths in Trafalgar Square is basically up for occupation in the name of art. In other words, someone stands on the plinth for one hour as a 'living statute'. The project describes itself as: This summer, sculptor...

Sign Circle on Spanish Television

The 3rd Sign Circle Camping Festival was recently held in Lancashire. The festival was covered by Spanish television, TVE, En lengua de signos. Reporting is by Javier Guisado. The item starts at 16:32, if you can make out international sign...

Trailer: Four Deaf Yorkshiremen and the Missing Wife!

The film stars John Smith, Matt Kirby, Jonathan Reid and Ilan Dwek, and was made with the support of Remark! Production. It has been entered for the Deaffest Film Festival, so hopefully it'll be seen first on the weekend...

Film: Experience of Tinnitus, from Channel 4's The Shooting Party

The Shooting Party is a series (Sunday mornings) on Channel 4 which follows nine disabled directors. Two of the participants are deaf: Sam Dore is 30, profoundly deaf and uses BSL. He has worked in television on Channel 4's VEE-TV,...

Film: Waterfront

Waterfront - a film produced in 2001 - is available on online: Total clip time: 7 minutes 20 seconds For international readers, Old Street is / was in the vicinity of a few deaf organisations. Writer/Director: William Mager, Producer: Rosa...

Competition: Win Four Deaf Yorkshiremen on dvd! (And you can buy the dvd too ..)

Remember Four Deaf Yorkshiremen on last year? It was viewed 40,000 times, and also nominated for 'Best UK film' at Deaffest 2007. The team behind the film are trying to raise some money to make a second film to...

Behind the Scenes: Deafinitely Theatre's Lipsticks & Lollipops

Good to see Deafinitely Theatre making use of and embracing Web 2.0 as a platform for promotion, and it ups my estimation in progression stakes. You can also see a full list of tour dates on Upcoming. They also...

Coming Out, Charlie Swinbourne

The short film 'Coming Out' - written by Charlie Swinbourne, directed by Louis Neethling (who directed 'Switch'), has been added to YouTube. It stars David Hay, Debbie Norman and Ilan Dwek. The premiere of this film was at last January's...

Charlie Chaplin's 'The Great Dictator' in ASL

The Simon Lee Gallery (London) is showing a short film by Jordan Wolfson, which shows Charlie Chaplin's 'The Great Dictator' speech in ASL. The official press release [PDF] quotes: Jordan Wolfson’s films installations and videos have been so described. In...

Four Deaf Yorkshiremen, A Trailer

A one minute trailer for the forthcoming film 'Four Deaf Yorkshiremen', has been released. The film made over the summer, is about one man who challenges the others to tell him the worst story about growing up deaf. It was...

Playing God, Times Online

The Times Online is carrying a review of Playing God, produced by Deafinitely Theatre. Should you wish to go and see this production, a direct link to the play's page on the theatre's website can be found here....

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