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