This Is I, Remember Me:
A documentary about Deaf people and dementia, called This is I, Remember Me. One in three people will develop dementia, but many Deaf people don't know enough about it. This documentary explores whether there should be more information in BSL and also features interviews with Deaf experts on dementia and Alzheimer's disease. This film was made by Jack Smallwood as part of the BSL Zone's Zoom 2014 filmmaking scheme, produced by Neath Films.
Run Time: 16:30 minutes
The Big Decisions:
Documentary. Parents of Deaf children have many decisions to make and one of the most difficult decisions can be over whether to give their child a cochlear implant. In this film, we meet John Finn, his wife Victoria and daughter Isobella. In conversation with their friend John Brownlie, they discuss cochlear implants and the decision they made. This film was written and directed by John Finn and was made as part of our Zoom 2014 filmmaking scheme, produced by Neath Films.
Run Time: 16:20 minutes
Listen, Even When your Heart is Crying:
Documentary. Director Melissa Mostyn uses her perspective as a child and a parent to look at how Deaf people experience their parents' grief. She also explores the impact this has on their relationships with their own children. The film features interviews with Melissa's own mother, plus Jill Hipson, Pauline Latchem, Mary-Jayne Russell de Clifford and Jay Thomas-Morton, along with a guest appearance by Daryl Jackson. This documentary was made as part of the BSL Zone's Zoom Focusscheme, and was produced by Neath Films.
Run Time: 27:10 minutes