On-demand screening: October 12-19
This video by Hodan Youssouf features music signed in Quebec Sign Language (LSQ). Since words and visual sounds reveal the essentialness of hands to the Deaf and signing community, hands act as a kind of “jack of all trades”. Too often, society imposes spoken language and auditory sounds onto the Deaf, who for their part remain “jack of no trades”. Watch their hands carefully!
Duration: 5 minutes 13 seconds
Festival Phénomena 2020: Rencontre d’artistes: Jennifer Manning, Theara Yim, Hodan Youssouf: Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (7:30 pm)