Org Name Original: Soundfair

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: Lisa

Contact Last:Westhaven

Project Title: Unheard Stories Film Festival







WPR: Australia

Event Purpose: Awareness-raising

Primary Audience: Policymakers, General public, Adults, Older adults, Health care workforce

Estimated In Person Reach: National

Audience Reached: General Public, Adults, Older adults

Specific Workplace: No

Screen Newborn and Infant:

Screen Children and Adolecents:

Screen Adults:

Screen Older Adults:

Policy Maker: 


Traditional Media: 30000

Traditional Media Numbers: 30000

Social Media: Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, Instagram, Linked In

Social Media Numbers: 5000

Event Description:

The held a premiere screening of four short documentaries that explored the lived experience of Deaf and hard of hearing people, including a film produced and directed by Soundfair.

WHO Educational Materials Used: No

Native Written Language: English

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: Yes

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: No

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: Yes, but we did not submit a report

Other Suggestions:

Did You Apply for Grant:Yes we applied, but were not awarded the grant

Photo 1

Photo 1 caption Audience watching the Unheard Stories premiere

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Photo 2 caption The premiere was held at Classic Cinemas, Elsternwick, on World Hearing Day

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Photo 3 caption The short documetaries put the lived experience of hearing conditions on the big screen

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