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ONTARIO RATING SYSTEM
 
The following is the Ontario rating system for all films screened in Ontario.  Please acquaint yourself with the Ontario rating for each film that you view.   Thank you for understinding.

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General (G)
Suitable for all ages.

Guidelines
Language:Occasional use of words such as darn, damn, hell.
Violence: Restrained portrayals of limited violence that may result in extremely limited bloodletting.
Nudity:Casual, non-sexual nudity with no close-ups.
Sexual Activity: Limited embracing, kissing in a loving context.
Horror: Brief moments of mild horror in comedic, historic, or fantasy settings (for example, dragons, giants, wicked witches).
Psychological Impact:Sensitive to treatments of scenes or situations related to a child's sense of security and well-being.



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Parental Guidance (PG)
 Parental Guidance Advised.

Guidelines
Language: 
Limited use of stronger expletives and/or slurs and/or mild sexual references.
Violence:  Restrained portrayals of non-graphic violence, integral to the plot. The portrayals are not prolonged; there are no close-ups; bloodletting and/or tissue damage is limited.
Nudity:  Brief nudity in a non-sexual context, non-exploitative close-up.
Sexual Activity:  Embracing, kissing in a loving context; mild sexual innuendo.
Horror:  Exciting horror scenes and some grotesque images may be allowed in a fantasy or comedic context, but there will be no detailed and/or prolonged focus on gory images or suffering.
Psychological Impact:  Sensitive to treatments of scenes and situations that may cause adverse psychological impact on children. May include frightening or emotionally upsetting situations involving threats, injury, illness, family problems, or death to young people, family member and animals (particularly pets).


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14 Adult Accompaniment (14A) Persons younger than 14 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Guidelines
Language:
  Coarse language and/or slurs directed to specific segments of society; sexual references. Infrequent strong, aggressive language
Violence:  Portrayals of violence resulting in some bloodletting and/or tissue damage, which may or may not be fatal. Violence should be within the context of the film.
Nudity:   Full frontal nudity, non-detailed, brief, casual, non-close up, in a non-sexual situation.
Sexual Activity:  Kissing, petting, fondling, implied sexual activity; sexual innuendo.
Horror:   Occasional gory moments and some grotesque images, but these will not be detailed.
Psychological Impact: Occasional upsetting scenes that will tend to be more frightening, intense, disturbing - particularly to younger viewers. More mature themes can be portrayed. Threats with some abusive dialogue may be considered.


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18 Adult Accompaniment (18A) Persons younger than 18 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Guidelines
Language:  Very intense & aggressive coarse language &/or slurs or sexual references, usually accompanied by violence directed toward the person(s). Frequent sexual references.
Violence: Frequent and/or prolonged portrayals of violence resulting in bloodletting and/or tissue damage. Limited instances of brief, visually explicit portrayals of violence.
Nudity: Limited instances of brief, full frontal nudity in a sexual situation.
Sexual Activity: Limited instances of brief simulated sexual activity.
Horror: Gory or grotesque imagery may be more frequent or detailed, but will generally avoid prolonged focus.
Psychological Impact: Frequent upsetting, disturbing or frightening scenes that may cause adverse psychological impact on some mature viewers.


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Restricted (R) Restricted to persons 18 years of age or over.

Guidelines
Language: No restriction.
Violence: Visually explicit portrayals of violence, which may be characterized by extreme brutality, extreme bloodletting and extreme tissue damage. May include torture, horror, sexual violence.

Nudity: Full frontal nudity in a sexual situation.

Sexual Activity: Simulated sexual activity; limited instances of brief, non-violent explicit sexual activity.

Horror: Horrific themes, incidents and images will have a more prolonged or graphic focus and greater frequency.
Psychological Impact: Scenes and situations may cause extreme adverse psychological impact. Could involve intense and compelling terror, acts of degradation, threats of violence, and continuous acts of non-extreme violence. Such situations could be accompanied by coarse, abusive, and degrading dialogue.

NR

Not Rated

Our Next Films

You Are Here
(Sunday matinee)


The Guilty
(Sunday/Monday evening)

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Sarnia Public Library Theatre

124 Christina St S

SARNIA, ON

"You Are Here"
Matinee Showing
Sunday, March 24  2:00 PM


"The Guilty"

Evening Showings
Sunday, March 24  7:30 PM
Monday, March 25  7:30 PM

 

Limited Rush Seats
$10 cash at the door
Arrive early

 

Film Description

"You Are Here"
You Are Here is an intimate feature documentary that goes deep into the community of Gander, Newfoundland where 38 airliners carrying over 6,500 passengers were forced to land after the terrorist attacks on 9/11.



Critical Notes

Looks a lot more closely and realistically at the enormous task they faced and the selfless charity it took to watch over thousands of stranded travellers.
Andrew Parker ~ The Gate

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Film Description

"The Guilty"
A police officer assigned alarm dispatch duty enters a race against time when he answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman. Critical Notes You Are Here is an intimate feature documentary that goes deep into the community of Gander, Newfoundland where 38 airliners carrying over 6,500 passengers were forced to land after the terrorist attacks on 9/11.


Critical Notes

"Möller squeezes every drop of tension out of the concept, and then finds ways to suck the air from your lungs again." - Brent McKnight, Seattle Times

 

 

Film Information

"You Are Here"

Director: Moze Mossanen

Cast: Beverley Bass, Reg Batson, Beulah Cooper

Year: 2018

Runtime: 84 minutes

Country: Canada

Language: English

Distributor:  Independent

OFA Rating: NR

 

Film Information

"The Guilty"

Director: Gustav Möller

Cast: Jakob Cedergren, Jessica Dinnage, Omar Shargawi

Year: 2018

Runtime: 85 minutes

Country: Denmark

Language: Danish with English subtitles

Distributor:  Mongrel Media

OFA Rating: NR



Future Films
March 24 @ 2:00 PM
- You Are Here

March 24 & 25
- The Guilty

April 7 & 8
- If Beale Street Could Talk

April 27 – BEST OF THE FEST

Saturday at 10:00am, 1:30 pm,
5:00 pm and 7:30 pm

ALL DAY PASS - $30
Individual Films - $10 each

- Collette
- Leave No Trace
- Les Untouchables
- The Wife

Order to be confirmed  

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