Little Girl Who Was Too Fond Of Matches, The (La petite fille qui aimait trop les allumettes)

Information and ratings for Little Girl Who Was Too Fond Of Matches, The (La petite fille qui aimait trop les allumettes)

18A(18A) Disturbing Content

Synopsis

French-language Drama. After her father's (Jean-François Casabonne) death, a young woman (Marine Johnson) raised in isolation struggles to make sense of her world.

Content elements

  • Infrequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence in child abuse and torture contexts, some in a suicide context – some blood, little detail
  • Portrayal of sexual assault – buttock nudity, some detail
  • Brief portrayal of sexual activity – no nudity or detail
  • Infrequent, non-sexual male frontal nudity in a corpse context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a recreational context

Classification rationale

Confronting the past

Isolation and alienation

The impact of trauma and domestic abuse

Classification date

January 17, 2018