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Joe Collins: Tribute to pioneering Deaf filmmaker Stephen Pink

August 30, 2013

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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

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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 […]