Category: Deaf Culture

Deaf Movies

Want to challenge your ASL abilities? This website has a list of movies including:

  • Full length films in ASL
  • Other works (poetry, documentaries, and selected short films)
  • Film Festivals
  • Films in English with some ASL
  • Films in other sign languages (Al-Sayyid, Australian, Brazilian, British, Chinese, Dutch, German, Greek, Finnish, French, Indian, Italian, Japanese, South African/Swazi, Russian)
  • Miscellaneous ASL film resources

ASL in the Headlines

I was reading today and found this headline:

“Did you know that American Sign Language is not related to English?” .

I read the article and thought that you all may enjoy reading through it, as well as an article written by William C. Stokoe, Jr. who is largely responsible for the creation of ASL.