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Sound and Fury (film)

Sound and Fury
DVD cover
Directed by Josh Aronson
Produced by Josh Aronson
Jackie Roth
Julie Sacks
Roger Weisberg
Edited by Ann Collins
Release dates
2000
Running time
80 minutes
Country  United States
Language English

Sound and Fury is a documentary film released in 2000 about two American families with young deaf children and their conflict over whether or not to give their children cochlear implants, surgically implanted devices that may improve their ability to hear but may threaten their Deaf identity. The film was nominated for several awards, including an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1]

Contents

  • Synopsis 1
  • 6 years later 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Synopsis

The film follows the Artinian

External links

  1. ^ "NY Times: Sound and Fury". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-22. 

References

In the follow-up documentary Sound and Fury: 6 Years later, Heather is now 12 years old, and she, her 2 deaf siblings, her mother and members of her extended deaf family have all opted for the implant device. The article summarizing the documentary's events describes her as having clear speech, living in a 'mainstreamed' world, interacting with hearing people, and earning high grades in school. Heather is depicted as moving between the hearing and Deaf worlds comfortably, and embracing Deaf culture as well as having friends who are hearing.

6 years later
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