Movies available with the captioning service are displayed with the “CC” designation next to the showtime, or a CC/DS designation, which means the film is available with both captioning the deaf and hard of hearing and described video services for the blind and visually impaired.
What does AD and CC mean at the movies?
Audio Description (AD), Closed Captions (CC) & Open Captions (OC) AD – Audio Description. Is an overall system that assists customer with visual impairments (VI). The transmitter enables the receiver (pack + headphones) worn by the guest to hear Audio Description soundtrack (VI).
How does closed caption work at a movie theater?
Movie theaters must provide closed captioning display devices to patron who are deaf or hard of hearing. These devices may be hand-held or clip onto seat-backs so that the closed captions are visible only to the patron in need.
What is CC DC in movie ticket?
The label “CC” refers to Closed Captioning, where guests who are deaf, deafened or hard of hearing may use a display unit to receive captions.
What is CC at Hoyts?
Hearing Impairment Options. HOYTS provides open and closed captioning facilities at select HOYTS cinemas. Captioning is the text version of speech and other sound that occurs within a film. Open Captioning provides a text version of speech and other sound on the big screen, generally at the bottom of the screen.