01/03/2017 3:10 PM AEDT | Updated 01/03/2017 3:47 PM AEDT

Woman Allegedly Assaults Man During Fifty Shades Darker Valentine's Day Screening

Police are searching for the woman.

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ACT Police are searching for a woman in relation to an alleged assault of a man during a screening of Fifty Shades Darker at a Canberra cinema on Valentine's Day.

Authorities have alleged the woman assaulted the man after he began speaking during the night screening of the film at Hoyts Woden at around 10:15PM.

The woman has been described as medium build, around 170cm tall with short brown hair and approximately 40-years-old, according to a Facebook post police released on Wednesday.

It has not been made clear if the pair attended the film together.

Police have also asked anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact Crimestoppers.