We’re pleased to introduce you to Raabia Hussain who will be the judge for the Young Deaffest Award this year!

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Raabia Hussain, independent filmmaker, has worked on numerous mainstream documentaries and projects with an internationally well-known broadcaster. For the last two years she has worked for ITV in a variety of roles including directing, producing documentaries and has worked on programmes including Mission Employable. She’s a big fan of script-writing and photography is one of her main hobbies. In 2012 Raabia gained worldwide attention with her first short film created as part of BSL Zone titled “September 11th”.

The winner will be announced at Young Deaffest on Saturday 18th May 2019.

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UK's Leading Deaf-Led Film and Arts Festival

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  1. Cole alsoukin says:

    Fantastic news! Its a great to see female filmmaker from different background to step forward as judge of young deaffest! She’s a great role model for the young filmmakers aspiring! Hat off to Raabia. You’re inspire to all of us! Hope see you at event and its would be great to meet you there!

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