Living Proof (2017)

Information and ratings for Living Proof (2017)

PG(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language


Documentary. Twenty years after receiving his Multiple Sclerosis diagnosis, filmmaker Matt Embry investigates the inefficiencies of current MS treatments while promoting a healthy lifestyle to fellow patients.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of profanity and cursing
  • Frequent depictions and discussions of illness and suffering in a medical context - some detail

Thematic elements

  • Coping with illness
  • Corporate greed versus public health
  • Health and lifestyle

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and mature subject matter relating to chronic illness in a documentary context

Classification date

January 15, 2018