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French-language Drama. After announcing her retirement from the sport, an elite-level swimmer (Katerine Savard) competes in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo in the mixed relay event.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive, once in a sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and sexual slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexually suggestive scenes - no nudity, some detail
  • Infrequent buttock nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol and drug use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Identity and belonging
  • The love of sport
  • Perspectives on retirement

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language, sexual content, and alcohol and drug use

Classification date

September 08, 2020