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:

For questions about the guidance resources, email

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

Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance)


Documentary. A man tells his story, that he was wrongfully convicted at age 17 of the rape and murder of a young woman, and spent 15 years in jail before his innocence was proven.

Content elements

  • Infrequent descriptions of violence and mature subject matter - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Wrongful convictions
  • The problems of prison

Classification rationale

Rated PG for mature subject matter

Classification date

August 21, 2020