Audio described cinema and DVD information.

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Now available to UK cinemas with audio description:
The Amazing Spider-Man 2, The Quiet Ones, Love Punch, Locke, Transcendence, Noah, Rio 2, Captain America Winter Soldier, Calvary, Divergent, Muppets Most Wanted, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Lego Movie & more.

Latest audio described DVD releases:
The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug, Frozen, Walking With Dinosaurs The Movie, Philomena, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, The Counsellor, The Getaway, Diana, The Hunger Games Catching Fire, Gravity, Captain Philips, Don Jon, Prisoners, Blue Jasmine, Thor The Dark World, Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2, Sunshine On Leith, About Time, Rush, Doctor Who: The Day Of The Doctor, The World's End, The Lone Ranger, Elysium, We're The Millers, Man Of Steel, Despicable Me 2, The Great Gatsby, Oblivion, Monsters University, World War Z, Star Trek Into Darkness, Cloud Atlas, Hitchcock, Django Unchained, Life Of Pi, The Hobbit, Skyfall and many more: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/ad.dvd.html

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Note: It is usually the case that if the DVD release of a film has an audio description track, then the Blu-Ray version will also have the track. But sometimes a re-release of an older film may NOT include the AD track on that new release. Please ensure packaging/disc is checked before you purchase or rent!

New! 10 minute audio described mp3 clips:
12 Years A Slave, Philomena, The Hobbit The Desolation Of Smaug, Diana, Gravity, Frozen, Blue Jasmine, American Hustle, Wolf Of Wall Street, Nebraska, Saving Mr Banks, The Counsellor, The Hunger Games Catching Fire, The Book Thief, Captain Phillips, World War Z, Lincoln, War Horse, The Woman In Black, Lord Of The Rings, Les Miserables, Django Unchained, Skyfall, Prometheus, Toy Story, The Lion King, The Shining, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, There Will Be Blood, Alien, Pulp Fiction, 2001 A Space Odyssey, The Godfather, The Godfather Part Two, Kill Bill and many more:

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Hundreds of UK cinemas have facilities to screen the latest films with audio description for people with sight loss. There are many thousands of audio described shows every week around the UK!

Note: Vue and Cineworld audio described shows are indicated by 'AD'. For Odeon shows, click the word 'Audio-described' in the 'Accessibility' section on the right, and the AD shows will appear!

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Many people have discovered - or rediscovered - the joys of cinemagoing, thanks to audio description. Here's some recent feedback:

"Last night I thoroughly enjoyed a film for the first time in my life. The film was Gravity. I had heard it looks fantastic, amazing visuals, 'spectacular, all descriptions that are not very useful to person with severe sight loss. But I'm a space-buff, I just had to catch it on a huge screen. I've seen IMAX space films before I lost my sight, so kind of knew what to expect. For Gravity, all I could see on the cinema screen were black and white blobs and mis-shapes of various sizes. But that's more than I can usually see in a film. The contrast of the white suits of the astronauts floating around the black of space made the film clearer than any I've seen in a long time. But without the audio description explaining what was going on the story, with its many long dialogue-free scenes would have been lost on me. It was absolutely gripping. I was on the edge of my seat! I really felt like I was up there with the characters. It was a wonderful experience."

Many more here: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/adquote.html

Click for the first 10 minutes of audio described Gravity

 

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