Guardians, The (Les gardiennes)

Information and ratings for Guardians, The (Les gardiennes)

PG(Parental Guidance) Sexual Content

Synopsis

French-language Drama. Based on the novel by Ernest Perochon. During WWI, a French mother (Nathalie Baye) and daughter (Laura Smet), with the help of a hired woman (Iris Bry), keep the family farm going while the men are at war.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of sexual and ethno-cultural slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun and weapons violence in a war context - little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexually suggestive scenes and sexual activity - no nudity, some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a historic context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Life during wartime
  • Coping with loss
  • Complexity of relationships

Classification rationale

Rated PG for infrequent portrayals of sexual content

Classification date

March 01, 2018