14A(14A)

Synopsis

Drama/Biography. In the 1930s, a Welsh journalist (James Norton) travels into Soviet Ukraine to cover the unreported famine.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of cursing
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence – no blood or detail; infrequent portrayals of starvation and suffering, some involving children – some detail
  • Infrequent breast, buttock, and male frontal nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal substance use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Integrity
  • Journalism
  • Uncovering the truth

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for substance use, nudity, and some mature subject matter

Classification date

March 20, 2020