Essays Tagged: "British Board of Film Classification"

Is censorship strong enough in today's media?

hange their personalities.Censorship in Britain seems to be very well organised and controlled. The British Board of Film Classification has a very good system of classification and they stick to thei ... y stick to their guidelines. As society's moral attitudes have changed and become more relaxed, the British Board of Film Classification has recognised this and do adapt. For example, with the way the ...

(4 pages) 177 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Is there any reason to believe that British cinema became more 'permissive' in the period from Darling to The Long Good Friday?

s on the period dating from 1965 to 1979 I think that it is an inevitably more permissive path that British cinema has followed throughout history. Film has progressively become a far more accessible, ... g a more daring means of cultural representation, the influence of John Trevelyan, secretary of the British Board of Film Censors from 1958 to 1970, should not be dismissed when considering the appare ...

(12 pages) 46 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

Video nasties

e new test of 'suitability for viewing in the home'. At this point the Board's title was changed to British Board of Film Classification to reflect the fact that classification plays a far larger part ... had high hopes that programmes would begin to improve as a result of its work. The decisions of the British Board of Film Classification have been the subject of much criticism as public attention has ...

(2 pages) 17 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Researching Hammer Horror

Films were cheap to create as a result of using cleverly designed, often second-hand sets and using British actors for lots of the roles.Hammer Films enjoyed great success, mainly due to a variety of ... main productions, a series of sequels were produced, six sequels were created for Frankenstein.The British Board of Film Classification expressed extreme concern before the production of 'The Curse o ...

(1 pages) 720 0 4.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

computing

ntion. Theoretical posters consist of a date, credits, the cast, a tagline, ratings and a title.The British Board Of Film Classification has rated this film MA15+; this immediately shows the viewer th ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts