DOCUMENTARIES:

SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 2014, 2 - 4 PM
TICKETS

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ARTY ANNE

Director:  Marcin Walczak

Country:  United Kingdom

10 MINUTES

A visually impaired photographer, Anne, is on the quest to set up a photographic exhibition. The eyesight's deterioration of a visually impaired photographer is a lifetime challenge but search for the necessary funding to organize exhibition becomes a huge issue at this time. Would passion to art help overcome obstacles?

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ONBEPERKT  ( UNLIMITED )

Director:  Wilma Rekkers

Country:  Netherlands

32 MINUTES

Unlimited is a Holland documentary about Simone, 29 years old, who has Usher's Syndrome.

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RAJMONDA

Director:  Donna May

Country:  USA

9 MINUTES, 35 SECONDS

Rajmonda, a young woman studying English as a second language, could not communicate until she was eleven years old when she moved to Texas from war torn Kosovo. Having overcome several language challenges, she is now at community college braving campus culture. Sometimes the simple things are the most difficult.

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TWO WORLDS

Directors:  Alex Vann and Gary O'Dowd

Country:  United Kingdom

9 MINUTES

This film is about 'Two Worlds'- Deaf and Hearing and is split in two sections: interview documentary about a profound Deaf adult about his experiences and a song performance about these experiences.

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BARRIERS TO HEALTH CARE: STORIES FROM THE WA STATE DEAF & DEAFBLIND COMMUNITY

Director:  Shawn Broderick

Country:  USA

30 MINUTES

Is the Americans with Disabilities Act working to protect the civil rights of the Deaf community? Shawn Broderick explores the experiences of Deaf, DeafBlind patients of medical service providers in Washington State. Deaf, DeafBlind, and their children (CODA) share their emotional stories.

At the end of the program, the four filmmakers: Wilma Rekkers (Unlimited), Donna May (Rajmonda), and Shawn Broderick/Jason Smith (Barriers to Health Care) will participate in a Q and A session with the audience. Katie Roberts will moderate this session.