LINGUIST List 31.1981

Tue Jun 16 2020

Confs: Lang Doc/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 16-Jun-2020
From: Carlo Cecchetto <>
Subject: ‘We were there... We are here’, a documentary movie
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‘We were there... We are here’, a documentary movie

Date: 24-Jun-2020 - 24-Jun-2020
Location: Paris, France
Contact: Carlo Cecchetto
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation

Meeting Description:

On Wednesday, June 24 at 6 pm (Paris time) we will have the premiere of 'We were there... we are here', a SIGN-HUB documentary movie based on interviews and life testimonies of elderly Deaf people from France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, and Turkey. The interviews were conducted and filmed by Deaf teams in the framework of the research project “The Sign Hub: Preserving, Researching and Fostering the Linguistic, Historical and Cultural Heritage of European Deaf Signing Communities with an Integral Resource” funded by the European Commission within the Horizon 2020 programme (

Program Information:

The documentary will be introduced live by SIGN-HUB researchers. Don't miss the presentation, register here:

Watch the trailer here:

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