18A(18A)

Synopsis

Animated/Compilation. Nine animated shorts: “I’m Going Out for Cigarettes”, “Bloeistraat 11”, “Fest”, “The Night of the Plastic Bags”, “Slug Life”, “Clemence’s Afternoon”, and “Acid Rain”.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent use of sexual references – some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence – some blood and detail; portrayal of a sexual assault – breast nudity, little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of frightening scenes and transformations
  • Infrequent buttock and female and male frontal nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco and cannabis use in a recreational context; infrequent portrayals of illegal substance trafficking

Thematic elements

  • Isolation and alienation
  • The need for human contact
  • Belonging

Classification rationale

Rated 18A for sexual references, violence, and nudity

Classification date

November 25, 2019