Open Caption screenings at The Empire!
The Good Liar (MA15+) - Saturday 14 December
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (CTC) - Saturday 21 December
The Good Liar - Career con artist Roy Courtnay can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish online. As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life. Stars Helen Mirren, Ian McKellen, Jim Carter
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams join forces once again to take viewers on an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away with the riveting conclusion of the seminal Skywalker saga, where new legends will be born and the final battle for freedom is yet to come. Stars Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac, Mark Hamill, Richard E. Grant, Adam Driver, Domhnall Gleeson.
All Open Caption sessions are marked with an (OC)
1 in 6 Australians have a hearing loss, 1 in 5 speak a language other than English at home.
Captions are particularly beneficial for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing, children learning to read, and persons who’s native language isn’t English.