COVID-19 response: Movie theatres allowed to reopen

Stage 2 of Alberta’s Relaunch Strategy began on June 12, 2020. Movie theatres are permitted to reopen if they have physical distancing requirements and other public health guidelines in place.

Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:

For questions about the guidance resources, email

For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.

Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Mature Subject Matter


Documentary. Actress Helen Mirren reads excerpts from 'The Diary Of Anne Frank' while Holocaust survivors tell their stories of life in World War II concentration camps.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang
  • Frequent discussions of violence and depictions of corpses in a Holocaust context – some detail

Thematic elements

  • Coping with trauma
  • Survival
  • History and legacies

Classification rationale

Rated PG for mature subject matter

Classification date

October 10, 2019