Deaf TV show
April 21, 2015
Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa Prefecture:
The NPO corporation "ShuR" in Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa Prefecture which makes society with sign language anytime and anywhere has produced and delivered a sign language variety show titled "GO! GO! Sign Language World!" first on the Internet in Japan since January.
Deaf persons take the leading part, doing production of the program. It is online twice every month on the 5th and the 25th for 15 minutes each time.
The contents of the TV show are mainly entertainment contents including a joke, a quiz, an audience participatory show, etc. There is no sound, but subtitles for the hearing persons who don't understand sign language as well as Deaf persons enjoy themselves, too.
"GO! GO! Sign Language World!" website (Japanese) :