PG(Parental Guidance) Substance Abuse


Documentary. A husband and wife live in an impoverished neighborhood in north Philadelphia while they raise their daughter and run a recording studio in their basement.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing and scatological slang
  • Frequent references to violence, illness, and medical treatments - little detail
  • Infrequent depictions of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context; infrequent references to illegal substances in the context of trafficking or addiction - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Family and togetherness
  • Life in America
  • Living in poverty

Classification rationale

Rated PG for depictions of substance use and references to substance abuse

Classification date

January 25, 2018