Aneta Brodski, a deaf teen living in New York City, discovers the power of American Sign Language poetry. As she prepares to be one of the first deaf poets to compete in a youth slam, her journey leads to an unexpected collaboration.
Upcoming Community Cinema dates:
November 3, 2011, 7:00 pm – We Still Live Here: Âs Nutayuneân
December 1, 2011, 7:00 pm – Lioness
January 5, 2012, 7:00 pm – Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock
February 2, 2012, 7:00 pm – More than a Month
March 1, 2012, 7:00 pm - Revenge of the Electric Car
April 5, 2012, 7:00 pm - Hell and Back Again
May 3, 2012, 7:00 pm - Strong!
Community Cinema is a community outreach project of CMU Public Television and the Dennos Museum Center. All films will be shown at 7:00 pm at the Dennos Museum Center free of charge. These screening events are part of the ITVS (Independent Television Service) Community Cinema program. Free screenings of Independent Lens films will be held the first Thursday of the month beginning September 2011 through May 2012. For more on the Independent Cinema series, including upcoming dates and films, visit WCMU.org/TV.