Paradise (Ray)

Information and ratings for Paradise (Ray)

14A(14A) Disturbing Content


German/French/Russian-language Drama. Three people (Yuliya Vysotskaya, Christian Clauss, Peter Kurth) detail their time at a Nazi concentration camp.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, gun, and weapons violence in a war context, some in a torture context - no blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of corpses in a concentration camp context - no blood, some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity - no nudity, some detail
  • Infrequent buttock nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Frequent portrayals of tobacco use in recreational and historical contexts; infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Sacrifice and survival
  • The atrocities of the Holocaust
  • Dehumanization

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for portrayals of violence, torture, and Holocaust atrocities in a dramatic context

Classification date

November 28, 2017