I, Daniel Blake
(14A) Coarse Language
Synopsis:
Drama. A 59 year-old widower (Dave Johns) who requires state welfare, after suffering a heart attack, befriends a single mother (Hayley Squires) who is also navigating social services.

Content Elements:
Infrequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions

Thematic Elements:
The families we make
The individual versus institutions
Bureaucracy and social services
Institutional failure


Classification Rationale:
Rated 14A for coarse language

Classification Date:
03/06/2017