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.

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:

For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.



Dir: Phil Grabsky. Documentary. Historians and musicians discuss the life and work of 19th Century Polish composer Fryderyk Chopin.

Content elements

  • Infrequent references to death and illness in a documentary context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Life of the artist
  • Talent and virtuosity
  • Loneliness and longing

Classification rationale

Rated G for material unlikely to disturb most viewers

Classification date

November 12, 2020