COVID-19 response: Movie theatres allowed to remain open
Effective November 27, 2020 new restrictions will limit the amount of contact between people in the community, while still allowing businesses to offer services. Movie theatres in enhanced status (purple) areas may remain open with capacity limited to 25% of the occupancy as set under the Alberta Fire Code.
Learn more about new mandatory public health measures in Alberta.
Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, were first allowed to reopen in June. They are encouraged to review these relaunch guidance documents developed by Alberta Health:
- Guidance for Movie Theatres (PDF, 294 KB)
- General relaunch guidance (PDF, 185 KB)
- other applicable Alberta Health guidance found at Alberta Biz Connect
For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.
French-language Drama. After immigrating to France to look for work, an African man (Robert Liensol) struggles to get by in the face of outward hostility and racism.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and ethno-cultural slurs
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence - no blood, little detail
- Frequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context
- The immigrant experience
- Racism and discrimination
Rated PG for coarse language and alcohol and tobacco use