No ordinary movie night

Cinema Center to show film aimed at deaf viewers

Keiara Carr The Journal Gazette

It’s surprising, even to a film buff such as Cinema Center’s executive director, Jonah Crismore, that the theater’s upcoming film is the first in Screen Actors Guild history to be executive-produced and directed solely by deaf individuals.

He says perhaps some of the old stigma about subtitles and captions limiting mass appeal hinders the distribution of such films.



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