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Joe Collins: Tribute to pioneering Deaf filmmaker Stephen Pink

August 30, 2013


When I found out yesterday morning that Stephen Pink had passed away over the Bank Holiday weekend, I was shocked and saddened. This is a tragedy for anyone involved in Deaf media in the UK. I remember the first time I met Stephen. It was in 1995 and I was standing on his doorstep waiting […]

Deaf News: Deaf community in mourning for actor Vitalis Katakinas

July 8, 2013


The Deaf community is in mourning following the death of actor Vitalis Katakinas, who passed away on Saturday, 6th July. Katakinas died one week after suffering a serious injury in an incident outside a pub in North London after BSL Pride Day. He was just 34 years of age, and leaves his son, Gabrielis, and […]