8.15pm – 11.00pm Deaffest 2019: The 7th Film & TV Awards Gala

(Light House doors open at 7.30pm)

TICKETS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT (this includes Entry to the Late night Party)

Cinema One, Light House (Cinema One doors open at 8.00pm. Please note: doors will be closed at 8.30pm to avoid disturbing the audience)

Ladies and Gentlemen take your seats for Deaffest 2019 Film & TV Awards Gala hosted by World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) president Colin Allen, AM! Colin will be bringing you the winners in 10 film award categories.There will also be live entertainment from a full line up of International and UK deaf artists including: Singapore-based dance troupe Redeafination, Russian dance and finger dance expert Andrey Dragunov, poetry & VV performers Giuseppe Giuranna and his son Calvin-Janos Giuranna, UK poetry performer Richard Carter and Scottish drama group Solar Bear. With all of this, the 2019 Film & TV Awards Gala promises to be a night to remember!

(You must be 18 or over to attend. Please bring your ID)


11.30pm – 4.00am Late-Night Deaf Party


Courtyard, Light House (Doors open at 10.30pm)

Continue the celebrations out in the courtyard. The Late-Night Deaf Party has live music, performances, DJ and a late bar to entertain you into the early hours. Also included is the Late Party Talent Competition with VV, poetry, signed songs, dance, comedy and to top it all, a £50 cash prize up for grabs! Hosted by Ishtiaq Hussian.

(You must be 18 or over to attend. Please bring your ID)


Pre-paid tickets for Saturday 18th May evening only (in the form of a wristband) can be collected/purchased during the daytime at the Deaffest stall 10.00am – 4.00pm and 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Tickets may also be available to purchase on the door.


Refreshments available to purchase at The Lock Works Café Bar.