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:

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Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


German-language Drama. After her 13-year-old son (Jakob Lassalle) runs away to live in the woods for a week, a mother (Maren Eggert) questions existence and life itself.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing
  • Infrequent portrayals of angry outbursts

Thematic elements

  • Coping with loss
  • Disconnection
  • Family bonds

Classification rationale

Rated PG for mature subject matter

Classification date

December 16, 2019