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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Documentary. Explorer Adam Shoalts travels 4000 kilometers across the Canadian Arctic alone.

Content elements

  • Infrequent depictions of mild injury - no blood, some detail

Thematic elements

  • Exploration
  • Dedication to a purpose
  • Solitude

Classification rationale

Rated G for material that is unlikely to disturb most viewers

Classification date

September 14, 2020