Lecture series

Film screening: The Silent Child

The Silent Child - film scrennning

Date: Wednesday 25 April

Time: 5.30pm start

Location: Dr William Barry Theatre, University of West London, St Mary’s Road, Ealing  

About the evening

The University of West London's School of Film, Media and Design hosted a special screening of 'The Silent Child'.

The short film - produced by UWL Alumna Rebecca Harris - won the Live Action Short Film category at this year's Academy Awards. The film tells the story of a young deaf girl who learns to communicate with help from a social worker.

The event included an introduction, screening and Q&A from our own Rebecca Harris.


  • 5.30pm: registration
  • 6.00pm: introduction from Rebecca
  • 6.10pm: film screening
  • 6.30pm: Q&A Session with Rebecca Harris and Tom Turner, hosted by Mark Chapman