Supporting people with Autism at the cinema

Contact phone

0300 303 9062

Age

Any age

Opening times

Sunday Morning ( throughout the month)

Description

Autism Friendly Screenings are run across the country at over 250 cinemas to help make the cinema more accessible for people who have a form of sensory sensitivity.

Learning disability and autism support provider, Dimensions, runs the screening with ODEON, Vue, Cineworld and Showcase. Every month each cinema shows a film in a sensory friendly environment.

  • Staff are trained to understand autism
  • The lights are left on low
  • The volume is turned down
  • You can move around and make noise
  • You can bring your own food
  • You can watch a film in a relaxed environment
Updated: 10/09/2019
  • 0 - 5 years old
  • 11 - 16 years old
  • 16 - 25 years old
  • 5 - 11 years old
  • Various