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BBFC Podcast Episode 20 - Classifying self-harm and suicide

In this episode we speak to the Samaritans and discuss how the BBFC approaches classifying self-harm and suicide. 

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In this episode of the BBFC podcast we discuss how the BBFC approaches classifying self-harm and suicide. We speak to the Samaritans about their work to equip the media and the BBFC, with guidance about handling these issues on film and on TV and how this helps protect potentially vulnerable viewers.

Anyone wishing to contact Samaritans, can find details of how to do this on their website.