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Melbourne International Film Festival is committed to providing a range of accessible services and facilities at festival screenings and events, in order to ensure that all film lovers have access to quality cinema experiences.
MIFF supports and accepts the Companion Card. To book tickets using your Companion Card please call 03 9662 3722 or via the National Relay Service: 133 677 then Box Office: 03 9662 3722.
MIFF also offers VIC Carer Cardholders concession price tickets to screenings and events (where applicable).
If you have an access enquiry or would like more information on any of MIFF’s access initiatives, please get in contact with the MIFF Box Office.
Phone: 03 9662 3722
National Relay Service: 133 677 then Box Office: 03 9662 3722
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Patrons can browse the 2013 MIFF festival program by the following individual access requirements:
Wheelchair Access - Browse by Wheelchair Access
This year, all MIFF films are being screened at least once in a wheelchair accessible venue. Every wheelchair accessible venue has accessible toilets available. Please email access(at)miff.com.au or call 03 9662 3722 should you need to reserve a wheelchair accessible space.
Please Note: Wheelchair Access indicates access for individuals with limited mobility, including wheelchair users.
Assistive Listening - Browse by Assistive Listening
Most MIFF venues possess Audio Induction Loops and/or other assistive listening technology. If you have enquiries relating to assistive listening, please contact us at access(at)miff.com.au, 03 9662 3722 or via the National Relay Service on 133 677 then Box Office: 03 9662 3722. You can also speak with a MIFF staff member or volunteer upon arrival at the venue.
Auslan Interpreted - Browse by Auslan Interpreted
To assist the Deaf Community in engaging with MIFF's program of film and events, Auslan Interpreters will be present at a selection of Special Events during the festival.
To ensure the most suitable viewing seats are reserved please book through the Box Office via access(at)miff.com.au, 03 9662 3722 or via the National Relay Service on 133 677 then Box Office: 03 9662 3722.
Open Caption - Browse by Open Captions
To enable patrons who are deaf or hard of hearing to engage with MIFF's program, there will be four screenings of MIFF Premiere Fund films with Open Captions (captions on screen). If Standby is messaged on the session, contact the Box Office via the National Relay on 133 677 then 9662 3722, email firstname.lastname@example.org or text 0417 076 376 as a strictly limited number of seats have been held to accommodate bookings for people wanting to view the film with captions.
Audio Description - Browse by Audio Description
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To enable patrons who are blind or vision impaired to engage with MIFF's program, there will be four screenings of MIFF Premiere Fund films with Audio Description available. Please note that you can use your own headphones if you would prefer. To reserve an Audio Description device please contact the Box Office via access(at)miff.com.au or 03 9662 3722.
For details regarding accessible transport options, click here.