Author: Maya Washington

Maya Washington is a filmmaker, poet, and actor: www.mayawashington.org.


Articles Written by Maya Washington:

Filmmaker Maya Washington Q&A for White Space.

10 Ways to Make Your Film or Festival Deaf-Friendly

When I released my short film, White Space, about a deaf poet performing for a hearing audience at an open-mic, I discovered that navigating the world of deaf accessibility can be a tricky endeavor for hearing filmmakers, even the most well-meaning among us. We screened in over 26 international festivals, won some awards, and learned a… Read more »