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)

Synopsis

French-language Mystery/Drama. After befriending a group of actors in rehearsals for a Shakespeare play, a young woman (Betty Schneider) joins the cast in an effort to help the theatre director (Giani Esposito) investigate the apparent suicide of his friend.

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of mild cursing and profanity
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun and hand-to-hand violence - no blood, little detail; frequent references to suicide - little detail
  • Frequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Uncovering the truth
  • Artistic expression
  • Youth and philosophy

Classification rationale

Rated PG for alcohol and tobacco use and mature themes

Classification date

October 13, 2020