14A(14A) Coarse Language, Violence


Short Film Compilation. The five Academy-nominated short films are "Dekalb Elementary" (USA), "My Nephew Emmett" (USA), "The Eleven O'Clock" (Australia), "The Silent Child" (UK), and "Watu Wote: All Of Us" (Germany/Kenya).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of cursing, profanity, ethno-cultural slurs, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and gun violence, some in a terrorism context - little blood and detail

Thematic elements

  • Variety of cinematic expression
  • Connection and communication
  • Cultural identity

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and violence

Classification date

February 05, 2018