Sound of Metal is a new film available for digital download in Canada that focuses on a musician’s journey into the deaf community. Riz Ahmed’s performance is already creating some Oscar buzz but it’s the depiction of the deaf characters that many say is long overdue.
Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ET
Subscribe to The National:
Connect with The National online:
Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/thenational
Twitter | https://twitter.com/CBCTheNational
Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/cbcthenational
More from CBC News | https://www.cbc.ca/news
The National is CBC’s flagship nightly news program, featuring the day’s top stories with in-depth and original journalism, with hosts Adrienne Arsenault and Andrew Chang in Toronto, Ian Hanomansing in Vancouver and the CBC’s chief political correspondent, Rosemary Barton in Ottawa.