"La Famille Bélier" is a new French film that has opened across France - but has caused a big controversy in the deaf community
For most hearing viewers it will be a great film ""Here is a film that makes you laugh, makes you think and occasionally makes you cry," said the newspaper, Le Parisien.
The film tells the story of a Deaf farming family with a 17-year-old hearing daughter daughter who has a beautiful singing voice . Paula Bélier's decides to leave home to become a professional singer . Her Deaf parents want her to succeed but cannot themselves appreciate or understand her singing talent.Read more: La Famille Bélier