ReelAbilities' Dinner + Conversation is back with a compilation of riveting deafness-related short films:
4 QUARTERS OF SILENCE
Dir. Cody Broadway
17 min, USA, Documentary
Follow the road to success of the Texas School for the Deaf Rangers, as the only high school football team serving students with hearing impairments takes on a competitive league .
Dir. Alexander Korolev
27 min, Russia, Narrative
A sign language theater director has a love affair with his lead actress, but is unable to leave his wife.
THE QUIET ONES
Dir. Teresa Garratty
15 min, UK, Narrative
In this murder mystery , a teacher at a boarding school for the deaf is brutally murdered, and the suspects are narrowed down to four students.
Presented in partnership with The Jewish Deaf Resource Center (JDRC). Advanced registration required. Visit ny.reelabilities.org for full schedule and ticket information.
ReelAbilities strives to include all people. Individuals requiring accommodations to participate should contact the screening venue directly by February 25.
ASL interpretation, CART, Audio Description, and information in Braille are available upon request. All films are captioned and all venues are wheelchair accessible.
Audio Description provided by Michele Spitz, Erin deWard, and David Linton.