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At the 2018 Oscars, ‘The Silent Child’ won the Academy Award for Best Short Film.
The film centres round a 4 year old called called Libby who lives in silence until her social worker teaches her how to communicate through sign language. The writer of the film explained,
“This is happening. Millions of children all over the world live in silence and face communication barriers and, particularly, access to education. Deafness is a silent disability.”
Read the full blog here & be encouraged by the life-changing work of our partner Father Andeweg Institute for the Deaf, who give education to children who would otherwise be forgotten.