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Audeince reseach

  1. 1. Audience Research Sophie Gilroy, Bradley Hope, David Leighton and Callum Wilson
  2. 2. What makes a 15 film <ul><li>discrimination – this is not permitted at all. It must not endorse discriminative language or behaviour </li></ul><ul><li>Drugs- these may be shown in the film but must not promote or encourage the misuse of drug taking. The misuse of solvents is highly unacceptable </li></ul>
  3. 3. What makes a 15 film <ul><li>Horror- you may have strong threat and menace but if it sadistic or sexualised it is not </li></ul><ul><li>Imitable behaviour – this should not go into to much detail so this can be copied. Dangerous behaviour so suicide hanging this cannot be shown in detail </li></ul>
  4. 4. What makes a 15 film <ul><li>Language-there may be use of strong language (fuck) it may go the stronger terms or (cunt) these are only justifiable by context. Aggressive or repeated language just for the sake of it is not accepted </li></ul><ul><li>Nudity- this may be allowed but without explicit detail. </li></ul><ul><li>Sex- sexual activity is permitted but is not allowed to show strong detail. There may be strong verbal references to sexual behaviour although stronger references will not be allowed unless justified through the context of the film. </li></ul><ul><li>Theme- no theme is permitted just has to be acceptable for the auience </li></ul>
  5. 5. What makes a 15 film <ul><li>Violence- this may be shown but this should not dwell on the injury or the pain. Stronger gory images are unlikely to be acceptable. Strong sadistic sexual activity is not permitted. There may be strong verbal references to sexual violence but not any portrayal of it unless justified by the context. </li></ul>
  6. 6. What makes an 18 film… <ul><li>The BBFC has to come under the human rights act 1998 at “18” the BBFC guidelines say that we should be free to choose our own entertainment. </li></ul><ul><li>Exceptions can come in certain areas </li></ul>
  7. 7. exceptions <ul><li>Where material is in breech of criminal law </li></ul><ul><li>Where material or treatment appears to the BBFC to risk harm to individuals through behaviour to society for example portryal of illegal drug use. </li></ul><ul><li>Where there are explicit images of sexual activity these would be more R18 </li></ul>
  8. 8. Video works <ul><li>These may be accessible to younger viewers ( including videogames) this leads to gatekeeping! </li></ul>
  9. 9. Sex education at “18” <ul><li>Sex education is there to inform and educate matters such as human sexuality promoting safer sex and health. Explicit images of sexual activity may be permitted. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Sex Works at “18” <ul><li>contain images of real sex </li></ul><ul><li>Clear images </li></ul><ul><li>Strong flesh material </li></ul><ul><li>Sexually explicit animated images </li></ul><ul><li>other very strong sexual pictures will go into the R18 Category </li></ul>