My Song

My Song is a coming of age story which follows Ellen, a young deaf girl trying to find her identity. Funded by the British Sign Language Trust (BSLBT), My Song is a thought-provoking drama exploring a hidden truth about the deaf community in Britain today.


ELLEN: Lara Steward
COLIN: Daryl Jackson
SIGN TEACHER: Linda Richards
MARY: Cassie Raine
JACK: Will Dunn
HOLLY: Faith Alabi
PATS: Victoria Smith
GAZ: Adam Joselyn
DAVID: Gary MacKay
BEN: David Hay


Director: William Mager
Writer: Charlie Swinbourne
Director of Photography: David Marsh
Producer: Dee Hellier
Editor: Bim Ajadi
Online Editor: Nadia Iqbal
Music and Sound: James D Bell
Script Editor: Barbara Cox
1st Assistant Director: Richard Lynn
Sound Mixer: David Lascelles
Designer: James Rowell
Motion Graphics: James Merry
Make up Designer: Camilla Becket
Make up Artist: Emmeline Rocci
Costume Designer: Becky Garrity
Gaffer: John Barker
Camera Assistant: Sean Fox
Production Assistant: Tom Tremayne

Camera Equipment supplied by
The Cruet Picture Company

Way of Living performed by
Sarah Harrison

A C&B Films Production for The British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust

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