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Welcome to the BBFC podcast.

We produce regular themed podcasts offering an insider’s view of our work. Each podcast features guest interviews, discussion of BBFC decisions, challenging works and classification issues. Tune in to our latest podcast or listen again to our archive below.

You can contact us regarding the podcast here.

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BBFC Podcast Episode 79 - Preacher

In this episode of the BBFC podcast we compare the classification of violence at the higher categories of 15 and 18 in both the US fantasy series Preacher (2016-present) and Supernatural (2005-present).

Tags: horror, podcast, preacher

BBFC Podcast Episode 80 - The BFG

In this episode of our podcast we discuss threat at the lower classification level referencing adventure feature films BFG (2016) and Paddington (2014), both classified at PG.

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BBFC Podcast Episode 81 - She's Gotta Have It

In this episode we discuss age rating sex references at the 15 category in episodes of She's Gotta Have It (2017-present) and Girls (2012-2017)

Tags: podcast

BBFC Podcast Episode 82 - Boyhood and Lady Bird

 In this episode we discuss two 15 rated coming of age films, Boyhood (2014) and Lady Bird (2017). 

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BBFC Podcast Episode 83 - Wonder Woman & Avengers Infinity War

In this episode of the BBFC podcast we discuss the super hero films Wonder Woman & Avengers Infinity War and the factors that led to their 12A classifications. 

Tags: classification, DC, film, marvel, podcast, super-heroes

BBFC Podcast Episode 84 - Bollywood Films

In this episode of the BBFC podcast we talk about Bollywood movies, in particular Baahubali 2 and Sholay.

Tags: Baahubali 2, bollywood, podcast, Sholay

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