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Oscar-Nominated Doc Short ‘Audible’ Shines a Spotlight on the Maryland School for the Deaf

In Netflix’s Oscar-nominated documentary short Audible, themes of community, loss and identity are explored through the lives of several high school seniors at the Maryland School for the Deaf. Director Matt Ogens began his endeavor to make the project 12 years ago, having grown up just a few towns over from MSD. Nyle DiMarco, the […]

Nyle DiMarco on Four-Year Journey Writing Memoir ‘Deaf Utopia’: “Everyone Has a Story to Tell”

Hollywood’s deaf community has come more sharply into focus in 2021 thanks to the breakout success of Sian Heder’s Coda (acquired at Sundance for a record-breaking sum) and the first deaf superhero in a Marvel film with Lauren Ridloff’s turn in Chloé Zhao’s Eternals. Actor, model and activist Nyle DiMarco will add to the conversation […]

Halle Berry on Conquering Self-Doubt to Direct First Film: “It’s F***ing Hard”

Halle Berry’s new film Bruised casts the groundbreaking Oscar winner as a down-and-out MMA fighter who heads back into the ring in search of redemption while facing her demons and juggling motherhood after the son she gave up reenters her life. The plot reads like a tall order and there’s more: Berry made her directorial […]