Our accessible screenings include:

  • Open captions

  • Audio description

  • Assisted Listening Devices (ALDs)

  • ASL Interpreters

UPCOMING SCREENINGS:

Performing Arts Complex


Phoenix AZ

When: October 19th

Time: 1-3 PM

Where: Performing Arts Complex at Phoenix Day School for the Deaf campus (PDSD)

Address: 7654 N. 19th Ave, Phoenix AZ 85021

Open to the Public - FREE ADMISSION and Parking

  • DeafBlind actor, Robert Tarango, who attended both PDSD and the Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind (ASDB), will be present

Questions about the movie: cathy.kirscher@hknc.org

Sponsored by:

  • The AZ DeafBlind Interagency Partners:

  • DES/RSA/VR Services for the Blind / Visually Impaired and Deaf (SBVID)

  • Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard or Hearing (ACDHH)

  • Helen Keller National Center

  • ASDB / PDSD * ACBVI * COPD / VCD

  • AZ Deaf-Blind Project

  • Phoenix College


PAST SCREENINGS:

Director Doug Roland addressing the audience

Director Doug Roland addressing the audience

The Cary Theater

Cary, NC

The premiere of the Feeling Through Experience and kickoff event for DeafBlind Awareness Month in North Carolina

  • 130 attendees

  • 30 attendees with various vision/hearing loss

  • 27 interpreters

  • 20 support staff

Introduced by Cary Town Council Member Lori Bush and Deputy Secretary for Health Services who read a declaration from Governor Roy Cooper

HKNC lead: Marilyn Trader – Regional Representative - Southeast

Panelists included:

  • Robert Tarango – DeafBlind actor of Feeling Through

  • Ashley Benton – Division of Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

  • Billy – Student at UNC Charlotte

  • Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center

Partners included:

  • NC Division of Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

  • NC Division of Services for the Blind

  • East Carolina University


Chad Metcalf of HKNC with Mayor of Beverly Hills, John Mirisch holding up a declaration for DeafBlind Awareness Week

Chad Metcalf of HKNC with Mayor of Beverly Hills, John Mirisch holding up a declaration for DeafBlind Awareness Week

Spring Place

Los Angeles, CA

Kickoff screening for National DeafBlind Awareness Week

Introduced with a declaration from the Mayor of Beverly Hills, John Mirisch

Panelists included:

  • Chad Metcalf – HKNC Regional Representative - CA

  • Rafael Morales – DeafBlind artist

HKNC lead: Chad Metcalf - Regional Representative – CA


Doug Roland with actors Robert Tarango and Steven Prescod holding their honorary awards from HKNC

Doug Roland with actors Robert Tarango and Steven Prescod holding their honorary awards from HKNC

Port Washington Library

Port Washington, NY

In celebration of National DeafBlind Awareness Week

Introduced by HKNC Executive Director Sue Ruzenski

Honorary awards given to director Doug Roland, actor Robert Tarango, and actor Steven Prescod for the achievements with Feeling Through

  • 170 people in attendance

  • Sands Point Mayor, Ed Adler in attendance

 


Doug Roland with Mayor of Franklin, Ken Moore

Doug Roland with Mayor of Franklin, Ken Moore

The Franklin Theater

Franklin, TN

In celebration of National DeafBlind Awareness Week

Introduction and declaration from the Mayor of Franklin, Ken Moore

HKNC lead: Marilyn Trader – Regional Representative - Southeast

 

Doug Roland with panelist Dustin Johnson

Doug Roland with panelist Dustin Johnson

Salt Lake Film Society

Salt Lake City, UT

Partnered with Salt Lake City Film Society

  • 73 attendees

  • 12 DeafBlind attendees and 2 deaf attendees

Panelists:

  • Jenni Thompson- DeafBlind advocate

  • Burgon Jensen- entrepreneur & motivational speaker

  • Dustin Johnson- high school student

 Partners:

  • Salt Lake Film Society

  • Art Access

  • Utah Schools for the Deaf and Blind

  • Utah State Office of Rehabilitation

    HKNC lead: Laura Benge – Rocky Mountain Regional Representative



Doug Roland with Beth Jordan of HKNC

Doug Roland with Beth Jordan of HKNC

Kansas City Public Library

Kansas City, MO

  • Over 100 attendees

  • 12 DeafBlind attendees

Partners:

  • Kansas City Deaf-Blind Task Force

  • Kansas City Deaf-Blind Project

  • MO Assistive Technology

  • MO Deaf-Blind Technical Assistance Project

  • The Whole Person

  • Alphapointe

  • Beyond Interpreting

HKNC lead – Beth Jordan – Regional Representative – Great Plains Region