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14A(14A) Nudity


Czech-language Fantasy/Horror. Based on the novel by Vitezslav Nezval. After her earrings are stolen, a young girl (Jaroslava Schallerová) becomes enamoured with the thief (Petr Kopriva).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, some in a self-harm context – some blood, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity – breast and buttock nudity, little detail
  • Frequent breast and buttock nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Navigating female sexuality
  • The pursuit of youth
  • Identity and coming of age

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for nudity as well as some sexual content and violence

Classification date

October 17, 2019