Q+A with Matt Hulse and Sam Dore – Dummy Jim

7 January 2014

A further adventure into the senses, in Dummy Jim (watch trailer) Matt Hulse tells the story of James Duthie a deaf man from Scotland who decided to cycle over 3000 miles to the Arctic Circle and back again. A heady collision of fact and fiction the film brings to life the virtually unknown story of this legendary voyage. In the post film discussion at the Duke of York’s Picturehouse director Matt Hulse and the lead actor Samuel Dore, interpreted by a British Sign Language interpreter, have a an open and honest discussion about Hulse’s interpretation of the biography, the nature of working together as a hearing director and non-hearing actor plus Sam’s close working relationship with the bicycle..

Jim Post Screening Q+A