14A(14A) Gory Scenes, Mature Subject Matter

Synopsis

Documentary. An oral history of the British experience of World War I, using period images and restored and colourized footage from the war.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent depictions of injuries, wounds, and corpses in a documentary context - some blood, much detail; frequent descriptions of and references to gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence - much detail; infrequent depictions and portrayals of gun and weapons violence in a documentary context - some detail
  • Infrequent buttock nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent depictions of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail
  • Infrequent references to crude bodily functions in a war context - some detail

Thematic elements

  • The atrocities of war
  • The life of a soldier
  • Oral history

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for frequent depictions of the horrors of war

Classification date

November 28, 2018