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    SSDI cut in 2016

    Law, rule, it's not going to happen. The only way it can happen is if they do it this year, and soon. The new Congress is just throwing their weight around and they have other things they want to do right now ie: rid the country of the ACA (not ADA). In 2016 all of the seats of the party in...
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    Senior Citizen Thread

    Are there other forums for senior citizens? Nothing's wrong with AllDeaf, it just seems short in the senior department!
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    SSDI cut in 2016

    FYI, this bill won't become law. I can't tell you why without getting political.
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    What are some good movies with deaf characters/about deaf culture?

    IMO, ( :) ) the best deaf film is the deaf acted, deaf produced AS: film titled: "Lexie Cannes." It is showing next week June 25th in Amsterdam! Program book: Deaf in the Picture 2011 Programmaboekje - Powered By Publitas Film's website: Lexie Cannes, a feature film with TG, deaf and ASL themes.
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    Deaf-produced feature film "Lexie Cannes" to show in Amsterdam deaf film fest

    Program book for Deaf in the Picture film festival in Amsterdam: Deaf in the Picture 2011 Programmaboekje - Powered By Publitas
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    Deaf-produced feature film "Lexie Cannes" to show in Amsterdam deaf film fest

    More info about LEXIE CANNES: Transgender, deaf, lesbian photographer is dogged by a stalker, chases a kidnapper, faces a crisis in her relationship and takes an interest in a junkie. LEXIE CANNES FILM AWARDS: 2009 Los Angeles Reel Festival: Best Narrative Feature - HONORABLE MENTION...
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    Deaf-produced feature film "Lexie Cannes" to show in Amsterdam deaf film fest

    Links to the festival: Deaf in the picture | International Dovenfilmfestival in Amsterdam Link to Facebook Event Invitation (more info): Welcome to Facebook - Log In, Sign Up or Learn More Lexie Cannes Fan Page: Lexie Cannes | Facebook
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    Deaf-produced feature film "Lexie Cannes" to show in Amsterdam deaf film fest

    "LEXIE CANNES" will show during the "Deaf in the Picture" International Festival of Deaf Cinema in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. June 25th, 2011 at 12:15 PM. Ketelhuis 2 INFO: Bioscoop Het Ketelhuis website:deafinthepicture.nl Cultuurpark Westergasfabriek Postbus 58 365 1040 HJ...
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    World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! Deaf filmmakers bumped out for hearing . .

    I believe you need to step up and state the facts correctly regardless of the point you're trying to make. There are different kind of film festivals. If you had checked through the information, one of the things WDCF was supposed to to was provide opportunities for deaf filmmakers as well as...
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    World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! Deaf filmmakers bumped out for hearing . .

    Actually, its the contents that count, not the gear. If you're able to create a feature film with a cell phone vidcam and get someone to pay to watch it or buy the DVD then you ARE a filmmaker. Beware though, one better have extremely compelling story (AND a tripod) before starting...
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    World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! Deaf filmmakers bumped out for hearing . .

    Really? Less than three? Care to name both of them?
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    World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! Deaf filmmakers bumped out for hearing . .

    My comments: Deaf filmmakers are always going to be at a disadvantage at mainstream festivals simply because of the fact that most audiences don't care for subtitles. Mainstream festivals need to fill the seats and they're not likely to show many subtitled films, if at all. Not fair? True, but...
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    World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! Deaf filmmakers bumped out for hearing . .

    Here's a reply from Hilari Scarl, once again, courtesy of GallyNet-L: Hello everyone - I received the email below about the frustration that there weren't more deaf filmmakers chosen for the festival. I have to agree with you, even though I am hearing and we do have the honor of showing our...
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    World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! Deaf filmmakers bumped out for hearing . .

    Maybe we should all watch "Paranormal Activity 2"!
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    World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! Deaf filmmakers bumped out for hearing . .

    I saw this on Gallynet-L: Subject: For GallyNet-L Discussion World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! World Deaf Cinema Festival? What a FARCE! (To be held at Gallaudet next week!) Of the 22 films selected for this film festival for supposedly DEAF filmmakers, a good chunk of...
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    Fox News Gives $1 Million to GOP

    You betcha! In a Dick Cheney F*CK YOU-Tom DeLay LOOK AT ME, I'M AN ASSHOLE-George W Bush HUH? kind of way! FOX is good for America like having a palin up your hiney. Y'all have a good day now!
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    2010 DC ASL Film Fest rejects Deaf feature film

    Here are a few flyers going around the net . . .
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    2010 DC ASL Film Fest rejects Deaf feature film

    Deaf Film "Lexie Cannes" Rejected from DC ASL FILM FESTIVAL The award winning deaf-produced, deaf-directed, deaf-acted, and deaf financed feature film "Lexie Cannes" has been REJECTED by the upcoming 3rd DC ASL Film Festival! Yup, you've read this right. A feature film with dialogue...
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    Latest review of Deaf-produced, deaf acted film "LEXIE CANNES."

    An Exclusive Interview with "Lexie Cannes" Director Tom Bertling ItsJustMovies.com – by ALLISON HIGGINBOTHAM – Oregon director Tom Bertling is a perfectionist when it comes to filmmaking. His 70-minute film “Lexie Cannes” — about a deaf transgendered person who is being stalked — spent years in...
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    Latest review of Deaf-produced, deaf acted film "LEXIE CANNES."

    A well-known indie film reviewer included "Lexie Cannes" in his Top 10 Indie Films for 2009! 2009: My Year In Review - By Brian Morton, ROGUE CINEMA #8 - Lexie Cannes: When you tell someone that the movie is about a deaf transgendered person who's hunting the kidnapper of a missing girl, you...
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