Mass
  • Director(s)

    Fran Kranz

  • Production Year

    2022

  • Release date

    23/01/2022

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    111m

  • Cast

    Jason Isaacs, Martha Plimpton, Ann Dowd

Film

Mass

references to violence and mental health, upsetting scenes, strong language

MASS is a US drama in which the parents of a school shooter and one of his victims meet and discuss the effects of the incident on their lives.

  • Director(s)

    Fran Kranz

  • Production Year

    2022

  • Release date

    23/01/2022

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    111m

  • Cast

    Jason Isaacs, Martha Plimpton, Ann Dowd

language

There is infrequent strong language ('f**k'), as well as milder terms (for example, 'shit', 'bullshit', 'hell', 'God', 'Jesus, 'Christ').

theme

The film contains several prolonged, intense and upsetting scenes containing references to murder and injuries suffered by the school shooter's victims. There are also references to the shooter's deteriorating mental health, including a brief reference to his suicidal ideation, and a scene in which his mother describes his threats to attack her. During some of these scenes, the parents cry whilst recalling past incidents and associated trauma.


  • Classified date

    13/01/2022

  • Language

    English