Whose Streets?

Information and ratings for Whose Streets?

PG(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language, Mature Subject Matter

Synopsis

Documentary. An examination of police brutality in the aftermath of the Mike Brown shooting in Ferguson Missouri.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, some in an aggressive context; frequent use of scatological slang; infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent depictions of and references to weapons and hand-to-hand violence, many in policing and civil unrest contexts – little blood, some detail
  • Infrequent depictions of tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Police violence and Ferguson Missouri
  • Race and racism in the United States
  • Civil rights and social justice

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and mature subject matter in a documentary context

Classification date

October 04, 2017