Bitter Harvest
(14A) Brutal Violence
Synopsis:
Drama. A young Ukrainian man (Max Irons) battles to reunite with his wife (Samantha Barks) and save his village during the Ukranian Holodomor.

Content Elements:
Infrequent use of vulgar expressions
Frequent portrayals of brutal gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence in a war context – some blood and detail
Portrayal of a sexual assault – no nudity or detail
Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context


Thematic Elements:
The Holodomor
Power and control
The horrors of war


Classification Rationale:
Rated 14A for brutal violence in war context

Classification Date:
02/24/2017