Wednesday, April 11, 6:30pm
Saturday, April 14, 2:00pm
Location: Chicago Cultural Center
Address: 78 E. Washington Street, Chicago, IL
Admission is FREE
Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/330682476989106/
HEAR ME (Ting Shuo) 聽說
Dir. Cheng Fen-fen, 2009, Taiwan
HEAR ME is part of the 2012 International Screenings Program.
For the complete film schedule, visit www.cinemachicago.org or www.explorechicago.org. Co-presented by: Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Chicago (TECO)
About the Film:
With their missionary father in Africa, Yang Yang makes a meager living as a street performer to support her sister’s dream of swimming in the Deaflympics. But she must choose between family obligations and following her own path when lovable loser Tian Kuo begins to woo her. This gentle story of love, acceptance, and family drama is given a fresh twist with the majority of the dialogue in sign language.109 minutes.Taiwanese with English subtitles.
To view the film’s trailer, please visit: http://asianwiki.com/Hear_Me
Please arrive early. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis and is limited to theater capacity. Film is unrated. Viewer discretion is advised.