Quick Look: DPAN.TV is a channel devoted to the deaf community where all of the content contains sign language for the hearing impaired. Content varies from recent updates pertaining to the coronavirus, movie shorts, talk shows and series, to children's content, music videos, and live stream interpreted events. Video categories include:
- Coronavirus Related
- Shows - 8 talk shows and series
- Shorts - Video shorts
- Kids - Nursery rhymes and stories
- Live Interpreted Events
- ASL Music Videos
When the channel launches you are prompted to provide information or create an account (Name, Email and Password); however we found that this is not necessary to view the content.
Additional content can be found on the DPAN.TV YouTube channel, including the video shown below.
-- Information is current as of June 18, 2020
Roku Channel Store Description: DPAN.TV The Sign Language Channel offers you the premier place to watch the best sign language content in the world. Since 2006 D-PAN, a non-profit organization produced thousands of videos featuring American Sign Language with captions and audio. D-PAN transforms how the world views inclusion and accessibility for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing communities through arts, media, and live entertainment. D-PAN creates videos for you, by Deaf and Hard of Hearing talent both on-screen and off. With the creation of DPAN.TV, The Sign Language Channel in 2016 D-PAN committed to creating a central location for you to access the best sign language content, and to support Deaf and Hard of Hearing talent. Our programing offers you the latest news, entertainment, interviews, documentaries, and more.
CHANNEL STORE CATEGORY: Movies & TV
DEVELOPER: DPAN.TV The Sign Language Channel
FEES: $1.99/month subscription rate with a 7-day free trial (at the time of our review, a subscription was not required)