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BBFC Podcast Episode 27 - Genre - Classifying Comedy

Episode 27 of the BBFC podcast looks at how comedy is classified, and how a comedic context, or humour, can sometimes act as a mitigating or aggravating factor for other classification issues in a film or video work.

Tags: podcast, comedy, classification, education, research

In this episode we also hear from BBFC Assistant Director David Austin, about new research into public demand for putting glamour imagery behind adult filters on mobile devices. You can find out more about the BBFC's work with mobile phone operators on our mobile content classification page.