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Telefonica to air 'Champions' film for users with hearing and visual impairments

Thursday 20 December 2018 | 10:15 CET | News
Telefonica has organised a free showing of blockbuster film "Campeones" (Champions) at Madrid cinema Palacio de la Prensa for people with hearing and visual impairment. The film, which has been selected as Spain's submission for a foreign-language Academy Award, will be broadcast simultaneously in 3 theatres equipped with Movistar+ 5S functionality, allowing viewers with hearing and visual impairment to enjoy the experience with sign language, audio description of scenes and adapted subtitles. The special viewing will be held on 23 December at Palacio de la Prensa in Madrid's Gran Via.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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