The First Annual Maine Deaf Film and Video Festival was held on Friday May 30th (6-10:30 PM) and Saturday May 31st (1-10:30
PM) at Luther Bonney Auditorium of the University of Southern Maine Portland Campus.
The event was a great success
with several hundred people in attendance.
Our Opening Reception was held on Friday May 30th at 6 PM.
For Schedule of Films or directions to the festival please click link at left.
Tickets can be purchased in person
or by mail from:
USM Linguistics Lab
68 High Street, 3rd floor
Portland, Maine 04101
open 9:30 am to 4:30
Advance tickets $10
At the Door $12
Children ages 6-16 $5.
A Thank You to Our Sponsors:
The Maine Deaf Film and Video Festival is a significant and important community event for the Deaf in Maine. Deaf organizations
and friends of the Deaf who have provided financial support for this event include The USM Signed Language Research Lab, The
Maine Recreation Associaton of the Deaf, the ASL Club of Maine, The Maine Center on Deafness, Alpha One, J. Dornan Lucas,
Certified Interpreting Associates, and Judy George.
In-kind contributions came from the Governor Baxter School for the Deaf and the Maine Department of Behavioral Services.
Opening Reception made possible by the kind generosity and support of the following businesses: Cakes Extraordinaire,
Corsetti's, Tucci's, the Village Café, O'Naturals, Breaking New Grounds, Micucci's Market, and Hannafords.