2017 Oscar Nominated Short Films, The: Live Action
(14A) Sexual Content, Language May Offend
Synopsis:
Short Film Compilation. The five Academy-nominated short films are "Enemies Within" ("Ennemis intérieurs") (France), "La Femme et le TGV" (Switzerland), "Silent Nights" (Denmark), "Sing" ("Mindenki") (Hungary), and "Timecode" (Spain).

Content Elements:
Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, ethno-cultural slurs, and vulgar expressions
Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence in a mugging context - no blood, little detail
Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity – brief breast nudity
Brief female frontal nudity in a non-sexual context
Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context
Portrayal of a crude bodily function - little detail


Thematic Elements:
Variety of cinematic expression
Communication and connection
Performance
Belonging


Classification Rationale:
Rated 14A for coarse and offensive language and some sexual content

Classification Date:
02/13/2017