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Twitter Q and A 25 Nov 2016

25/11/2016

Over the previous week, we asked our followers to tweet us their classification questions about classifying scifi and fantasy films using the #askbbfced hashtag.The #askbbfc answer session took the most interesting questions and answered them during a 30 minute session. If you missed this, the...

Twitter Q&A 31st Oct 2016

31/10/2016

Over the previous week, we asked our followers to tweet us their classification questions about classifying horror, gore threat & all things scary using the #askbbfced hashtag.The #askbbfc answer session took the most interesting questions and answered them during a 30 minute session. If you...

BBFC announces two winners of its CBBFC insight competition

19/10/2016

Today the BBFC announced two winners of its CBBFC insight competition.

Twitter Q and A 29 Sept 2016

30/09/2016

Over the previous week, we asked our followers to tweet us their classification questions about classifying trailers using the #askbbfc hashtag.The #askbbfc answer session took the most interesting questions and answered them during a 30 minute session. If you missed this, the transcript of...

Twitter Q and A 25 August 2016

25/08/2016

Over the previous week, we asked our followers to tweet us their classification questions about international age ratings for films using the #askbbfc hashtag.The #askbbfc answer session took the most interesting questions and answered them during a 30 minute session. If you missed this, the...

Childnet announce the winners of its annual Film Competition

28/07/2016

Hundreds of youth organisations, primary and secondary schools entered Childnet's seventh annual film competition.

Twitter Q and A 14 July 2016

14/07/2016

Over the previous week, we asked our followers to tweet us their classification questions about film classification using the #askbbfc hashtag.The #askbbfc answer session took the most interesting questions and answered them during a 30 minute session. If you missed this, the transcript of...

2016 Character Awards Winners Announced

05/07/2016

The BBFC Education Department will visit one of the winners to provide a tailored education session on BBFC age ratings.

Twitter Q and A Transcript 9 June 2016

09/06/2016

Over the previous week, we asked our followers to tweet us their classification questions about film classification using the #askbbfc hashtag.The #askbbfc answer session took the most interesting questions and answered them during a 30 minute session. If you missed this, the transcript of...

Education Twitter Q and A Transcript 5 May 2016

09/05/2016

On Thursday 5 May 2016, we held the answer session for our Education #askbbfced Twitter Q & A.

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