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Annual Report for 2021 reveals increased presence of BBFC age ratings online
The Report outlines key activity and achievements by the organisation after another challenging year impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published 12th July 2022
Winner announced for the BBFC Create The Card competition
Today, the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC), in collaboration with Universal Pictures, has announced the winner of their Jurassic World Dominion Create The Card competition.
Published 8th June 2022
Statement on The Lady Of Heaven
BBFC statement on the classification of The Lady Of Heaven
Published 7th June 2022
Statement on The Conservative Woman website
We received a request to review the categorisation of The Conservative Woman website and having completed the review of the content, we concluded that the website does contain material that we would rate at least 18 and requires placing behind adult filters.
Published 11th May 2022
New BBFC Podcast episode shines a light on recent dark superhero films
New podcast episode reveals insight into age rating decisions for The Batman, Morbius and Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness
Published 6th May 2022
Statement on the Government’s response to its VOD consultation
The BBFC welcomes the Government’s published response to its consultation on audience protection standards on video-on-demand services.