Tools to make your venue more accessible

Accessibility is a major priority for BFI Film Audience Network (FAN).

Toki Allison, our BFI FAN Access Officer has gathered a valuable list of useful accessibility resources to consider for creating accessible screenings for a range of different audiences. Bookmark it now!

Just announced: read the new BFI FAN Access Strategy [PDF], which is designed to support audiences with additional needs. Further resources, toolkits and how-to guides for screenings are in development.

A Life More Ordinary

A Life More Ordinary

Training for exhibitors about welcoming people with learning disabilities: Eastbourne: Tuesday 12 September

We invite all Film Hub South East members to join us for the second training session from Oska Bright to help venues create accessible screenings for people with learning disabilities. Contact us if you would like to attend.

Dementia-friendly cinema

 Autism-friendly cinema

 Hard-of-hearing screenings

Carers

 Communication

You’ll hear about cinema-specific toolkits to support accessible screenings for a range of different audiences, along with training opportunities, through your Film Hub South East enewsletter, so make sure you’re signed up if you’re not already.
If you’d like to talk through any projects, please contact Toki Allison, or your Film Hub South East team.