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 general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.

Parental Guidance(Parental Guidance) Coarse Language


Drama/Music. After her mother (Princess Punzalan) is arrested by American immigration officials, a young Filipina songwriter (Eva Noblezada) is given refuge by a veteran country singer (Dale Watson).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang and profanity
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • The immigrant experience
  • Artistic expression
  • Mentorship and kindness

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language

Classification date

September 24, 2020