14A(14A) Sexual Violence, Coarse Language


Russian-language Drama. After a package to her husband in prison is returned in the mail, a woman (Vasilina Makovtseva) embarks on a journey to find out the reason why.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, sexual and developmental slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence - no blood or detail
  • Portrayal of sexual violence – breast nudity, no blood, some detail
  • Infrequent breast nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Power and control
  • Institutional failure
  • The search for the truth

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and sexual violence in a dramatic context

Classification date

February 14, 2018