COVID-19 response: Movie theatres must close

Effective December 13, 2020 some businesses will be required to close, reduce capacity or limit their in-person access. This includes movie theatres. These mandatory restrictions apply province-wide and will be in place at least until January 21, 2021.

Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, were first allowed to reopen in June. They are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:

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

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Drama. An actress (Isabelle Huppert) and her family (Brendan Gleeson, Jérémie Renier, Sennia Nanua, Vinette Robinson, Pascal Greggory, Ariyon Bakare) enjoy a vacation in Portugal while they reconcile impending changes.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Family dynamics
  • Change and transition
  • Letting go

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and some mature subject matter

Classification date

October 22, 2019