Tuesday, November 15, 2011

The most cynical advert featuring deafness… ever.

An advert for Thai Life Insurance called ‘Silence of Love’ featuring a deaf Dad has become a hit on YouTube with well over a million views. This article on The Huffington Post described it as being “poignant,” but on first viewing, I thought must be watching a parody.

The film (spoiler alert) is about a father whose daughter becomes ashamed of him because he uses sign language.

More at http://charlieswinbourne.com/2011/11/14/the-most-cynical-advert-featuring-deafness-ever/