Nominated for an Academy Award
“Feeling Through,” the first film to star a DeafBlind actor, is a coming of age story that follows a teen wandering the streets of New York when he encounters a DeafBlind man in need of getting home. An awkward meeting between strangers becomes an intimate bond and a life changing experience.
Directed by: Doug Roland
Executive Producers: include Marlee Matlin
“Feeling Through” was nominated for a 2021 Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film. It will be shown with the new accompanying documentary, “Connecting the Dots,” the back story of how Doug found an appropriate “actor” to play the lead role.