Film and Television Consultations 2018-01-26T19:50:39+00:00

Entertainment Industry Consultations

With our Los Angeles Sight Center located a stone’s throw from Hollywood, Braille Institute has been providing free technical advising and industry support for the past 50 years. Our professionals have provided expert assistance and training to actors, directors, screenwriters and producers.  But you don’t have to be a movie star to benefit from our knowledge.  From acting students to commercial production companies and studios, our experts are available to everyone and provide free technical advising for your next project.

  Our wide range of services includes professional training on how to accurately portray a blind character, as well as how to properly use props such as white canes, braille books, low vision devices and other adaptive technology. We offer both one-on-one and group consultations, as well as site tours and observation of our classes.

Past projects and clients include:

  • Woody Harrelson in 7 Pounds
  • Jamie Foxx in Ray
  • Jessica Alba in The Eye
  • Nick Nolte in Beautiful Country
  • Alex Desert in Becker

For more information, please direct all inquiries to Meaghan Cox at (323) 210-2591, or via e-mail: Or call us toll-free at 1-800-BRAILLE (272-4553) Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (PST).