SDFF Film Submissions due by Oct. 31, 2023

SDFF Film submissions begin now till Oct 31, 2023, see links for more details

Submit your film for SDFF 2024!

Calling all Deaf, DeafBlind, DeafDisabled, and Hard of hearing filmmakers. We want you!! Whether you’re a returning creative or looking to bring your project to the screen for the first time, all levels are welcome. Monetary awards will be available for each genre winner: Documentary, Drama, Thriller/Action, Comedy, and Other.
*There is no limit to the number of submissions per filmmaker.
Navigate to the link in our bio to see the rules, terms, and submission details.
The submission link is open now and closes Oct. 31st.
Submit your film by Oct 31, 2023:



Calling Deaf Film Entries!

Calling for Deaf Film Entries, March 15-April 15, 2024.  Deadline is Feb 11, 2024.  See link below for more info.

Entries are now open! With the call for “The Preservation of Sign Language”, DEAF, Inc. is hosting its 5th annual 1904 Deaf Film Festival from March 15- April 15, 2024. We invite you to submit your films to:
Deadline: February 11, 2024. If you have any questions or concerns, contact the film festival coordinator, Hope Shrake at

Film Casting Opportunity (Philadelphia – Sept. 18, 2023)

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Seeking people 18+ (to play 20s-30s) with disabilities to share their experience with technology and entertainment. Talent will all disabilities encouraged to submit, especially low vision and D/deaf/Hard of Hearing individuals. 

Project will shoot in the Philadelphia area, participants must be able to work as a Philadelphia local, on 9/18.
This project is non-union.  If after an initial interview and potential callback, talent is selected for the project it will pay $500 for the shoot day and $1,225 when it is used. 1 Year of usage. 
If interested, please email: with a recent photo and introduction. Please note Danielle Pretsfelder Demchick referred you.
Thanks so much!

Actors needed for a movie production (Georgia)

We (DPD Casting) are excited to announce we are extending our audition deadline thru Friday, July 7th at 5:30 PM ET! ⁠
NOW CASTING: MALES 18+ D/deaf/Hard of Hearing and DeafBlind to play high schoolers for a feature film.⁠
Link to submit is here:
We appreciate all the help we have received with spreading the word about our casting call!⁠
We would love to see anyone and everyone that is a fit for these roles. ⁠
We are always available for any questions from you or any potentially auditioning talent. ⁠
Deadline extended, casting DeafBlind, D/HH actors. Targeted ages 18+ - need to appear like a young HS athlete, questions and send interest to
Casting D/HH, DeafBlind actors for a movie, Male, 18+ older, athlete preferable, questions - contact

DSD Employment Opportunities

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For the 2023-2024 school year, these are some postings available….

·         Educational Interpreter
·         School Psychologist
·         Special Education Coordinator
·         Speech Language Pathologist
·         Teacher of the Deaf (Secondary)

View and apply at (DSD School) or (DSD Statewide programs).

American Sign Language Teacher, Part-time (Centreville, MD)

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Position Description:

Wye River Upper School is now reviewing applications for a talented and innovative American Sign language educator. We are looking for a candidate who is committed to cultivating an exceptional academic experience for students with learning differences. This educator is a collaborator in an innovative and dynamic educational community. The candidate of choice applies a growth mindset both personally and professionally; they inspire others to do the same through optimism flexibility and teamwork. The selected candidate should have a desire to contribute to the school community by sharing their passions and participating in school functions, professional development, field trips, and other special activities.

We are searching for a part-time American Sign Language Teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. This course has the option of being taught from a remote location or on-site. This teacher will have one class of introductory students, American Sign Language 1 with the goal of adding additional classes during the 2023-2024 school year as we build this new addition to our school program.

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