At HLF, we are committed to working continuously to improve accessibility and welcome performers and audiences from a wide range of backgrounds. With this in mind, we created our Events Around Autism strand in 2018.
Events held in 2020:
Thursday 12 March, 6pm, Huddersfield Library
Tom Cutler gave a fascinating talk on Asperger’s and his experiences as someone diagnosed at the age of 55. The talk was live streamed and can be viewed on our Festival FB page.
PLEASE NOTE: THE FOLLOWING FILM SHOWING WAS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 BUT WE HOPE TO RESCHEDULE FOR 2021
FILM: Moomins on the Riviera (Vertigo Films, 2014, Cert. U, 75 minutes)
Friday 20 March 2020
4.30-5.56pm, free (booking recommended) no age restrictions
Ukrainian Club, 7 Edgerton Road HD1 5RA
An Autism-friendly, family film showing from Dolly Shot Pop Up Picturehouse. An animated film about the adventures of the quirky and charming Moomin family, who champion tolerance and find joy in the small things in life.
Refreshments available or bring your own. For information on accessibility and Autism-friendly environment, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org