The Fingerspellers: Episode 1

‘The New Delivery Boy’

The first of eight episodes of the sign language comedy mini-series, The Fingerspellers – all about a family of deaf gangsters who protect themselves through the power of sign language!

The series premiered as part of the deaf magazine show Wicked, which was made by the deaf production company Remark! (http://www.remark.uk.com/) for the British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust. (For more info: http://bslbt.co.uk) This first instalment was broadcast on the Community Channel on Monday 8th March 2010 as part of episode one of Wicked’s third series! See the whole ep here: http://www.bslbt.co.uk/wicked/program…

The Fingerspellers is directed by William Mager and was created and written by Charlie Swinbourne.

CAST:
Ilan Dwek
Matt Kirby
Rebecca-Anne Withey
Stephen Collins
Matt Gurney
Diana Martin
David Hirshman
Cathy Heffernan
Dani Sive
Martine Laverty

CREW:
Director: William Mager
Writer: Charlie Swinbourne
Producer: Sarah Tavner
Executive Producer: Mark Nelson
Director of Photography: Paul Curran
Camera Assistant: Chris Preston
1st AD: Dee Hellier
Makeup Artist: Jo Grover
Makeup Assistant: Sylvia Atkins
Costume Designer: Jessica Allen
FX and Props: John Mackie
Graphics and Animation: James Merry

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