Film distribution

Get a film or trailer rated, how ratings work, and film screening services.

Services and information

If you screen movies for the public and charge admission, under the law you must display its Alberta film rating.

Before you can screen a film in Alberta, you must first register with Alberta Film Classification.

Before you can screen a film in Alberta, you must first register and then apply to get your film rated.

Film distributors can apply for reconsideration of a film rating.

Before you can screen a film trailer in Alberta, you must first register and then apply to get your trailer rated.

Film festivals, non-profits and community groups that wish to host film screenings must register and work with Alberta Film Classification.

The final step in getting a film rated is to report the number of screens your film or trailer will be shown on.