Venue DescriptionGlasgow’s centre for lovers of film, Glasgow Film Theatre has been leading the way in specialised cinema for forty years. From art house cinema to late night cult screenings and from classics back on the big screen to independent documentaries, there's something for everyone at GFT. In 2017 GFT was named Accessibility Champion in the Scottish Council on Deafness Star Awards. In 2017 GFT became the first cinema in the UK to receive the Autism Friendly Award from The National Autistic Society and in October 2017 we launched a regular dementia friendly film programme for people affected by dementia.
For further information about venue accessibility at GFT please visit http://glasgowfilm.org/plan-your-visit/venue-access. For website accessibility please visit http://www.glasgowfilm.org/accessibility
Accessibility Guide Link: http://glasgowfilm.org/plan-your-visit/venue-access
Access Statement Link: https://www.accessibilityguides.org/content/glasgow-film-theatre
Take 2 Access - on the 1st Saturday of every month we offer relaxed screenings in a low sensory environment for children and young people with Autism and/or additional support needs. Access FIlm Club- on the 2nd Tuesday of every month we offer an autism friendly film event for people aged 15+. Everyone is welcome Visible Cinema- monthly D/deaf and Hard of Hearing friendly film programme. Everyone is welcome. Movie Memories - monthly dementia friendly film events designed for people affected by dementia. Everyone is welcome A wide range of Captioned and Audio Described film screenings every month.
In 2016 GFT was named Accessibility Champion by the Scottish Council on Deafness In 2017 GFT became the first cinema in the UK to receive the Autism Friendly Award from The National Autistic Society. In 2017 GFT received a Life Changes Trust Award to run regular dementia friendly film events.
1 accessible toilet located on ground level via ramp access. 1 accessible toilet on level 1 (accessible by steps or via lift)
Equality and Diversity Training Deaf Awareness Training Basic British Sign Language Awareness (BSL) Autism Awareness Training Dementia Awareness Training (Staff and volunteers are dementia friends)
Assistance dog facilities
Assistance dog exercise facilities
Other assistance dog facilities
GFT offers water bowls for assistance dogs.
The venue says it has...
- Audio Described
- Accessible Format
- Sign Language
- Carer Discount
- Dedicated Seating
- Disabled Access
- IR Induction Loop
- Induction Loop
- Large Print
- Access Statement
- Online Booking
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