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The First Film on Apolinario Mabini that Provides Deaf People Access to Information PREMIERED!

It was like a Deaf Awareness Week event when Deaf Filipinos in groups flocked to watch The Sublime Paralytic, our documentary on Apolinario Mabini, one of our great heroes. 376 more words

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In Promotion of Filipino Sign Language: "APOLINARIO MABINI: THE SUBLIME PARALYTIC"

SILENT ODYSSEY , the first feature-length documentary on Deaf Filipinos was produced seven years ago. It had segments on the Filipino Sign Language origin, importance to the Deaf of sign language, and the need for recognition of their linguistic human rights. 313 more words

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Former member of the SILENT STEPS, Catherine J. Patriarca joined in the making of THE SUBLIME PARALYTIC as one of the four Filipino Sign Language interpreters in “Apolinario Mabini: The Sublime Paralytic.” 125 more words

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COMING SOON! The First-Ever Deaf Interpretation of "The True Decalogue" [1898] in the First Film Music Scored by a Filipino Person with Autism

A Filipino Person with Autism music scored a film. A first in Philippine film history? Thristan Mendoza, twice exceptional PWA did his first-ever music scoring on… 463 more words

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Perils of being a sign language interpreter in the PH

This article really touched my heart. Not because I personally experienced this, but because in spite of the difficulties and almost thankless job of giving voice to the deaf, we are still here serving them. 906 more words

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Meet with Actor-Politician Yul Servo

I first met Yul Servo sometime in 2001 in Brussels, Belgium. He went there with Director Lav Diaz as actor of Batang West Side Story. And I was there with Minnie Crouse as editor of her film, The Case of Wilkie Duran. 454 more words

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Mi Ultimo Adios [in FSL] in South China Morning Post?

Surprisingly yes!!! I came across an article written three years ago by Clarence Tsui. Ngayon ko lang ba naman nakita! Ay sus!!! He says:

“Of the seven short films lined up for the first omnibus screening at the second Hong Kong International Deaf Film Festival, Mi ultimo adios stands out for its political and cultural significance. 229 more words

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