Documentary. Based in Beirut, British foreign correspondent Robert Fisk discusses his work in the Middle East since first arriving in 1976.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions
  • Frequent depictions of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence in a documentary context - some blood and detail
  • Frequent depictions of injury and corpses, some involving children - some blood, detail, and suffering

Thematic elements

  • The role of the journalist
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Perspectives on conflict

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for frequent, detailed depictions of death and injury

Classification date

March 10, 2020