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.
This year we will have an Autism-friendly family film showing of Moomins on the Riviera and a talk for adults by comedy writer Tom Cutler, author of Keep Clear: My Adventures With Asperger’s.
FILM: Moomins on the Riviera (Vertigo Films, 2014, Cert. U, 75 minutes)
Friday 20 March
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: email@example.com
FOR ADULT AUDIENCES:
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.