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Autism Friendly Cinema Screenings U.K - Dimensions

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Telephone number:
0300 303 9001
Service description:
We offer Autism Friendly Screenings at over 250 cinemas in partnership with Cineworld, ODEON, Showcase and Vue cinemas.

Every month, each participating cinema shows a different film from a selection of new releases and classics including Pixar animations, Disney adventures and many more films suitable for all age ranges.

What makes the screenings autism friendly?
The lights will be on low
The volume will be turned down
There will be no trailers at the beginning of the film
You'll be able to take your own food and drinks
You'll be able to move around the cinema if you like**


**Guests are reminded not to run inside the cinema and children are to be supervised at all times.

Find your cinema
Each cinema chain hosts one Autism Friendly Screening each month.

What's on at Cineworld?
Cineworld host an Autism Friendly Film at 11:00am on the 1st Sunday of every month, at over 70 participating cinemas across the UK.

What's on at Showcase?
Showcase Cinemas and Cinemas De Luxe host Autism Friendly Screenings at 10:00am every 2nd Sunday of the month, at all their cinemas across the UK.

What's on at ODEON?
ODEON Cinemas host an Autism Friendly Screening 11:30am each month, at over 90 ODEON cinemas across the UK.

What's on at Vue?
Vue Cinemas will host an Autism Friendly Film at 10:00am on the last Sunday of every month, at 78 cinemas nationwide.

Full details can be found by visiting the Dimensions website.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Languages:
English
Eligibility criteria:
  • Autism
  • Autistic / Asd
Referral route:
  • Self Referral
Last updated on:
21/04/2017

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