開幕放映 – 聾人太少 Opening Programme:Those who are Deaf, too many or too few?
It is a true story of CODA (child of deaf adult) grew up living between the Deaf and Hearing world. A hearing daughter of a deaf father who tries to deal with everyday challenges, finds out that her father losing his vision due to glaucoma disease. Struggling to cope with the consequences, one day she argued over the fact that her father cannot work as a draftsman, which lead them into a misunderstanding and she lost him from the bus. Will she get her father back?
Dot is a dramatised documentary charting the life of the talented but tragic deaf actress, author and pioneering poet, Dot Miles. With interviews with her niece, old friend and former colleague, the film explores key events in Dot's life and captures her artistic nature and her introspection. Dot, who was born hearing and later became deaf through meningitis, was passionate about drama, music, and the English language - which she expressed in her poetry. Dot's introduction to sign language in later life and the impact this had on her art is looked at. For the last 20 years of her life, Dot had bipolar disorder and the film documents how she lived with this as well as the events leading up to her death - officially ruled as a suicide. However tragic its end, this film shows that Dot's life was an extraordinary one with the pioneer leaving a legacy that is still felt today.
To Know Him
英國 UK/ 2017/ 28'
In English with BSL; English and Chinese Subtitles
導演 Director: 泰德伊雲斯 Ted Evans
When a tragic accident leaves Sarah grieving for her deaf partner Rob, she is forced to track down and engage with his estranged hearing father. To lay the man she loves to rest, Sarah must overcome a barrier far greater than language.