Saturday, April 24, 2004
The film festival will be held at the Luther Bonney Auditorium of the University of Southern Maine (USM) in Portland. The event will consist of films and videos that feature either Deaf characters or offer the Deaf perspective.
If you are interested in volunteering for the Film Festival please contact Brenda Schertz at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dannietta Storer at email@example.com.
This event is hosted by the ASL Club Maine with support from the Linguistics Department at USM. For more information about the film festival please see deaffilmfest.tripod.com or call the
ASL Lab at 207-780-5957 Voice or
Right Now Volunteers Needed!
In order to make this year as successful as last year, we would like to promote volunteering. We are looking for volunteers interested in the following committees:
Films- select and decide order of films presented that day.
Media and Technical Services- work with USMs Instructional Technology & Media Services to assist with microphones, TV, VCR, DVDs, etc.
Press, Promotion and Publicity- write a press release, contact the media, create promotion materials and inform the public about the event.
Ticket Sales- organize printing of tickets, distribute tickets to sellers prior to the day of the event and help sell and collect tickets on the day of the event.
Sponsorship- acquire sponsorship needed for the event.
Reception- contact food vendors to organize donations and serve food on the day of the event.
Concessions- assist with setting up the concession stand and sell food on the day of the event.