December 16, 2015

“Climbing the Avalanche” Third Trailer & Transcript

Transcript for the “Climbing the Avalanche” Trailer. Laurene Simms >> Hello.  I am Laurene Simms with some exciting news to share.  The Deafhood Foundation has graciously provided funding to support the production of our documentary, “Climbing the Avalanche.” Our work on this project is coming to a close.  All the travel, interviews, and editing are wrapping up.  The Deafhood Foundation …

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December 3, 2015

Deafhood Media Challenge Third place winner: “My personal experience”

Transcript Provided Below: Title: “My Personal Experience.” By Stephanie Weiss **American Sign Language is used throughout the video. [Narrative Shot with Stephanie – Brown-hair down to arm, white female with black t-shirt stands.  Background reveals shelves in a library with colorful books on them.] Stephanie “Home Exposure. All deaf and hard-of-hearing people are raised and taught differently, especially when it …

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December 3, 2015

Deafhood Media Challenge Second place winner: “Sign to sign”

Transcript: **Sign Language/ASL is used throughout the video. [Brown-hair, white male with black t-shirt and a short beard stands.  Background reveals a dark blue poster with the white lettering: “SIGN TO SIGN” and logo of hand merged into a pen] Jonathan: “Throughout history, people have used petitions to promote change in our society.  Signatures are collected and presented to those …

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December 3, 2015

Deafhood Media Challenge First place winner: “Kissing my child’s forehead”

Transcript: Title: “Kissing My Child’s Forehead” ASL Poem By Justin Dean Vollmar [Text: This poem, signed in American Sign Language, is a visual and allegorical expression of our personal experience.] [Image of white female mother kissing her baby on the forehead.] [Text: A Deaf-Blind child from a Deaf family’s perception.] [Narrative shot with Justin – White male with gray hair …

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November 27, 2015

Collective Healing: Coming Together to Recover, Recollect, and Redefine our Community From A Painful Hxstory.

[opening credits – black background with white text: Collective Healing: Coming Together to Recover, Recollect, and Redefine our Community From A Painful Hxstory. Najma S. Johnson, Co-Founder of Together All In Solidarity. Keynote Presentation 2 Deafhood Banquet vive la Parisian tradition April 11, 2015.] [Najma with a grey beret, large silver loop earrings, white top, black pants, standing on stage …

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October 31, 2015

Deafhood Foundation on Activism and #WPSDOppression and #WPSDProud

[Description of scene: Marvin Miller, a white man with goatee beard wearing a solid gray collared shirt with sleeves folded up quarter of the way, sitting on a bench under shade of trees with partial sunlight that constantly moves throughout the video.] [Text on lower left: Marvin Miller, Board Member] Deafhood Foundation board has seen several significant examples of Deaf …

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March 12, 2015

The Claggett Statement (1984, re-edited 2015)

NOTE: This video was created in 1984 by Christians for Liberation of the Deaf Community (CLDC).  Although this organization is no longer in existence, their work is historical and rooted in an ideology similar to Deafhood. We are posting this and other videos by CLDC here as potential resources for Christians who desire to pursue a Deafhood theology. The Deafhood Foundation also encourages the exploration …

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