Previously at the ICA - Films
6 Jan 2007
The best short films from recent years and two special previews of forthcoming films.
Dirs Jonathan and Michael Reid, UK 2003, 16 mins
Hilarious drama about the unlikely friendship between Lenny and Steve, two very different D/deaf men.
Dirs Jez Toogood and Samuel Dore, UK 2004, 4 mins
An interpreter provides a voice over for a short film with a Deaf man but things soon take an embarrassing turn as the interpreter finds himself out of his depth.
Dir Peter Morrissey, UK 2006, 5 mins
A man becomes a hero by finding courage to accept his wife's illness from cancer and has to overcome his final obstacle by spending their last romantic evening together on a beach.
Dir Rita Mazza, Italy 2006, 10 mins
A strange movie with songs in Italian Sign Language and a ghost who explains what Halloween means.
Dir Toby Meakins, UK 2001, 6 mins
When a deaf girl chances on an abandoned wheelchair, she discovers the incredible secret of "the magic ". Finding herself in a strange and unfamiliar world, she picks up the trail of the wheelchair's owner, who reveals that even miracles have their limits.
Dir Rita Mazza, Italy 2005, 9 mins
The story of a Deaf person who dreams that she's hearing.
Dave Ellington, UK 2005, 90 seconds
A Deaf interviewee reflects on the tragic comedy of his situation.
A new cult film produced by two Deaf filmmakers. Followed by Q&A
BBC See Hear, Dir Louis Neethling, UK 2006, 60 mins
The latest new drama from the BBC, an hour-long special.
Followed by Q&A with Terry Riley, See Hear Editor and Louis Neethling, Director