Deaffest, the UK's leading Deaf-led Film & Arts Festival, supports and develops the talents of emerging and established deaf filmmakers and artists from the UK and around the world.  The biennial festival showcases films and documentaries by international filmmakers. Exhibitions, seminars, workshops, parties and networking take place at the festival and everyone is welcome to take part, sharing their interest in films and the arts.

Pulling out all the stops, Deaffest, the UK’s leading Deaf-led Film & Arts Festival is BACK and will be taking place at THREE NEW VENUES in Wolverhampton, UK from 10th to 12th May 2024, where you can Tune in to Deaffest’s 15th Anniversary

Marking the special anniversary milestone with a music theme, the internationally recognised festival will be bigger, with a line-up of films showcased both at the festival and via its brand-new online cinema. All this and more, with the support of the BFI, awarding funds from the National Lottery. Click here for the news release!

You can keep up to date with the latest news by signing up for Deaffest e-newsletters, and by following @Deaffest on FacebookInstagramTwitter/X and Tiktok  (#TuneintoDeaffests15th).

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