Seeing Voices (2016)

Seeing Voices
Director: Dariusz Kowalski
Writer: Dariusz Kowalski
Seen on: 8.5.2017

Seeing Voices follows three different members of the deaf community in Vienna. The Hager family have a small son, all three of them are deaf. While the parents are sure that their son should grow up as part of their community, the doctors keep suggesting cochlear implants. Ayse comes from a difficult family situation, but she’s ready to start her way into adult life and learnin a job. Helene is a member of parliament, fighting for her community that way.

Seeing Voices is an interesting look at the deaf community here that touches on a lot of issues without ever becoming overloaded or overbearing.

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