Amazon Video Announces Support for Audio Description

American Counsel for the Blind and The Audio Description Project are pleased to announce with Amazon Video the availability of AUDIO DESCRIBED movies and TV shows — over 125 of them initially!  The ADP website now lists 117 movies and 10 Amazon-produced TV shows, all with audio description tracks.  Sample movie titles include:

  • Alice Through the Looking Glass
  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
  • Fences
  • Gravity
  • As well as multiple offerings of Harry Potter, Jack Reacher, Mission Impossible, and Paranormal Activity.

In addition to movies, Amazon is offering

ten TV shows, some with multiple seasons, including:

  • Bosch
  • Creative Galaxy
  • Just Add Magic
  • Man in the High Castle

Visit the ADP website for a complete list of described titles, supported devices, and access links.  At the present time, all of the TV series and some of the movies are free to Amazon Prime members. ADP Website Listing:  http://acb.org/adp/amazonad.html

Amazon Video Page:    http://www.amazon.com/video/audiodescription

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