Swallows and Amazons: Autism-Friendly Films
Saturday 30 August
Screenings for families who have members on the autism spectrum, or who need a relaxed screening. The lights will be at a low level but not dark and the volume is slightly quieter. Cinema goers are free to move around, make sounds or noise or come and go in the Auditorium. There are no trailers in our cinema and you can bring your own snacks to this screening.
Dir. Claude Whatham (1974), 92mins, Cert.U
A classic childhood film following four children on holiday to the Lake District in 1929 as they are allowed to sail over to the nearby island in their boat Swallow and set up camp for a few days. They soon realise this has been the territory of two other girls who sails the Amazon, and the scene is set for serious rivalry.
View the trailer here
£2 per person, booking essential