The Silence of My Hands

THE SILENCE OF MY HANDS follows Rosa and Saira, two Mexican deaf women in love, as they struggle with the adversities of their language, the distance that separates them - and the limited time that they have together, as an unforeseen illness impacts their relationship.

Manuel Acuña Manuel Acuña
Director

Manuel Acuña has a degree in Audiovisual Arts from ITESO in Mexico and a Masters in Documentary from EICTV in Cuba. His short films have been exhibited in Mexico, the United States, India, and... more»

Mónica Velasco Mónica Velasco
Producer

Mónica Velasco has a degree in Audiovisual Arts from Guadalajara's ITESO and specialized in Production at Cuba's EICTV. She has also produced short documentaries that have screened at... more»

Rubí Pérez Rubí Pérez
Sound Designer

Rubí Pérez has a degree in Audiovisual Arts from ITESO, specializing in sound design. She is a sound designer on several short films currently screening in national and international... more»

Additional Credits

Photo Credit: Manuel Acuña

Genre: Documentary