GUIDE TO FILM CENSORSHIP

GUIDE TO FILM CENSORSHIP

Censorship of Films: Under Cinematograph Act, 1961 Section 7 1. The Censorship Board is empowered to view films submitted to it as follow; a)  Pass the film universal exhibition b)  Pass the film for exhibition restricted to persons over the apparent age of eighteen years only c) Pass the film for exhibition restricted to adults only and will exclude children under 18 years whether accompanied by an adult or not. d)  Pass the film subject…

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Classification of Film in Ghana

Classification of Film in Ghana

The classification of movies is done after a three-member panel of the previewing committee have seen the film, and subject to the content may classify it as: “U” rating – Universal viewing which is suitable for all the age categories. “A” rating – contains some level of violence, strong language or nudity and therefore requires parental guidance. “X” rating – strictly adult viewing and not suitable for public or television screening. A movie may be…

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M.I.S: GHANA’S FIRST FUTURISTIC MOVIE FOR CHILDREN

M.I.S: GHANA’S FIRST FUTURISTIC MOVIE FOR CHILDREN

The benevolent producers of Ghana’s first children’s movie, once again, will soon release another hit movie for every child in Africa.  The title is simply M.I.S. As usual of their movies, Creator / Writer and Director of the movie, Kelvin Dodzi Amewu says M.I.S will never be complete until its subtitle: ‘The future school’ is appended to it.   M.I.S, according to its creator is a dimensional, new age and futuristic movie set in a noble School….

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Jackie, Majid Spice Children Movie Premiere

Jackie, Majid Spice Children Movie Premiere

Star actors Majid Michel, Jackie Appiah and director Frank Raja on Saturday put smiles on the faces of children who aspire to follow in their footsteps. This was at the launching of a new children’s movie titled ‘Mekel’s Angels- This is our story’, at the African Studies Block of the University of Ghana. The three top movie guns joined a number of school children who patronized the ceremony. The new movie is aimed at encouraging a…

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