Saturday, Nov. 18th 12:30 & 12:45 Find Tickets
Arrive 30 minutes early
AMC 20 Town Center Show Map
Come Saturday to listen about the making of Wonderstruck from the author and screen writer, Brian Selznick! Then settle in for an Open Caption screening of Wonderstruck. The captions will be displayed on the bottom of the movie screen.
Bring your charged mobile device (iPad, iPhone or Android) to theater if you would like to see the the author’s pre-show talk closed captioned on your mobile device via CART Communication Access Realtime Translation. Through your Internet browser you will connect to the URL (above) before the author begins speaking. This same URL link is used for both screenings at 12:30 and 12:45. This URL will NOT be active until 12 noon Central time on Sat., Nov 18th, 2017.
CART supplied by Deanna Baker. Amazon is providing ASL Interpreter from NEXUS Interpreting. Thank you for both of these wonderful services!
PG| 1h 56min | Drama, Family, Mystery
This movie reveals the stories of two deaf children! One is a deaf actress. Please come support their performance by watching movie with us!
EVENT IS AT AMC 20 TOWN CENTER, NOT AMC 28 OLATHE!
Wonderstruck will not be shown at any other AMC locations. Glenwood will also play Wonderstruck with a limited number of CC devices. Tivoli will also show Wonderstruck.
At AMC 20 there will be two auditoriums with 69 seats each. Brian Selznick, Wonderstruck’s book author and screenwriter, will do a LIVE pre-show talk starting at 12:15 in one auditorium with the OC movie starting in that auditorium at 12:30. At 12:30 Brian will repeat his pre-show talk again in the 2nd auditorium and the OC movie will begin at 12:45. He will talk for 15 minutes in each auditorium.
The pre-show talk includes Communication Access Realtime Translation(CART) provided via movie-goers’ own iPads, iPhones or Androids devices. CART will be provided at both 12:15 and 12:30.
Please arrive with your mobile devices charged up for the 15 min pre-show talk. After connecting to your mobile devices through an Internet link via theEvent URL, Brian’s presentation will be translated onto your mobile devices using CART. The stenographer will be translating remotely to your mobile devices.
The event URL will NOT be active until 12 noon Central Standard Time(CST) The event URL will be the same for each pre-show talk(12:15 & 12:30). If 12:30pm folks tune in early, they will see what Brian is saying at the 12:15pm screening. Again, here is Event URL:
Brian Selznick Biography: http://www.wonderstruckthebook.com/brian_bio.htm
Wonderstruck will be released Fri, Nov 10th at AMC 20 and can be seen with CC devices any showing while it is at AMC 20.
Movie Trailer (CC) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1vV0oorclg
Movie Info & Trailer on AMC website: https://www.amctheatres.com/movies/wonderstruck-53796
Find Tickets for all movies: https://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/kansas-city/amc-town-center-20
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If you are an AMC Stubs member, you will be able to connect to AMC’s WiFi. Then you can choose to stream the CART over AMC WiFi or from the cell phone tower.
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We welcome all, the general public (hearing and people with hearing loss). We strongly suggest you buy your tickets online in advance. You can buy at the door, but it could be sold out.
THIS OPEN CAPTION MOVIE EVENT IS A HLAA-KC EVENT
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