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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

Filipino Sign Language

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

Filipino Sign Language

Making Films Intended for BOTH Deaf and Hearing - Difficulties Encountered

With high hopes that more films aimed at both Deaf and hearing audience be made, I want to share my experiences as a hands-on editor of Deaf films to would-be filmmakers. 600 more words


2nd National Deaf Youth Camp 2015 in CDO


The 2nd National Deaf Youth Camp will be held in Cagayan De Oro on May 14 to 17, 2015. To be discussed are the role of Deaf Youth Leaders, Deaf Culture and the variations in Filipino Sign Language that are used in different regions in the Philippines. 69 more words

Filipino Sign Language

Quotable Quotes from Mothers of Deaf Children

Mothers of Deaf Children studying at the Philippine School for the Deaf shared their thoughts after watching Silent Odyssey, a docu on Deaf Filipinos that touches on audism, history, Deaf culture and Filipino Sign Language. 66 more words

Filipino Sign Language

Deaf Peace Corps Volunteer in the Philippines Used FSL

Sometime last year, I visited Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. with my relatives. I had an appointment to meet its librarian Ms. Diana Moore. I previously had email communications with her because of her interest to have a copy of “Silent Odyssey,” my documentary on Deaf Filipinos for their library collections. 413 more words


The Deaf, the Bullies and the Defender

Facebook has been a perfect place for people to mingle without being physically present. It gives them (me included) a chance to be or stay informed about the whereabouts of everyone. 739 more words

Deaf Experiences