Relaxed screening

Relaxed screening: The Black Balloon

+ pre-recorded intro by autistic actor Jules Robertson

From the producers of Strictly Ballroom comes a powerful family drama about living with difference.

This screening will now have a pre-recorded introduction by autistic actor, Jules Robertson (Holby City and star of a new short film Love).

Tuesday 14 December 18:10 NFT3

Tickets will be available to book either online, by calling (020 7928 3232) or by emailing the Box Office:

More information on relaxed screenings

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Australia-UK 2008
Dir Elissa Down
With Toni Collette, Luke Ford, Rhys Wakefield, Gemma Ward
Certificate 15

Actor Jules Robertson (Holby City) selects this coming-of-age drama about the Mollison family, whose oldest son Luke is an autistic teenager. Roberston writes: ‘I think it contains an important and honest message about what it can be like for a family when one of them has additional needs.’

Tickets £3

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Relaxed screenings are presented each month for those in the neuro-diverse community and their assistants and carers. More detailed information can be found at

BFI Southbank has been awarded the National Autistic Society's Autism Friendly Award.

National Autistic Society's Autism Friendly Award