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

Thematic elements

  • Confronting the past
  • Isolation and alienation
  • The impact of trauma and domestic abuse

Classification rationale

Rated 18A for violence, including child abuse and sexual assault, in a disturbing context

Classification date

January 17, 2018