Department of Linguistics

16th Annual Maine Deaf Film Festival

April 20, 2018 to April 21, 2018
133 Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus
$10

2018 MDFF

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 at 133 Wishcamper, 34 Bedford St, Portland, ME 04101. At the conclusion of our film festival, we invite you to go out to DNO at Easy Day - South Portland - 8:30pm-midnight.

Cost:
$10 Friday - The Silent Child [won an academy award for Best Short Film, 2018].
$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

Contact Information

Kelly Fitzgerald
780-4582