Save the Date:
Documentary film Premiere
Photo description: A candid photo of Angie Orlando talking to Jason Judy at a Deaf Night Out event at a local mall. The two are using tactile sign language with Angie signing and Jason listening. Jason is wearing an orange t-shirt with a logo, black bandana and sunglasses. Angie is wearing a white sweater and they are seated at a table, among other people, and surrounded by to-go cups from the food court restaurants in the mall.
Title – I’m So Amazing
Premiere – April 3, 2020
Kent State University
7:30 – 900 pm
Director – David Smeltzer: Producer – Leah Subak
Faculty from Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication and Modern and Classical Language Studies will release a documentary film based on the experiences of Angie Orlando, a creative writer and author who is DeafBlind.
The film, in the final stages of editing, will show aspects of Angie’s life, framed around her poetry, creative writing, social life, and experiences that occurred during the making of this film.
Tickets will be available in early December.
6:30 – 7:15: Red Carpet and social
7:15: pre-film music
7:30 – 8:30 – film premiere
8:30 – 9:00: Q and A about the making of the film and audience feedback
View the official Facebook page be searching for I’m So Amazing: A Film about Angie.