Please refresh the page and retry. The guidance, which is backed by actresses including Emma Watson, Gemma Arterton and Jodie Whittaker and developed in partnership with Bafta, is a response to the sexual harassment scandal that has rocked the entertainment industry following a string of allegations made against producer Harvey Weinstein. The principles outline a shared responsibility to respect others, adopt a zero-tolerance approach to bullying and harassment, adhere to the laws around equality and health and safety, protect victims and witnesses, respect confidentiality, ensure that rigorous processes are in place for reporting and underline the value of inclusivity.
The 18 certificate was introduced by the British Board of Film Censors on 1 Novemberfollowing an overhaul of its classifications as recommended by the Williams Committee. It was defined as follows:. It replaced the old X certificate, the only difference being the change of name, which had been recommended because of the increasing association of the X certificate with pornography the fact that it rhymed with "sex" did not help!
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The British Film Institute BFI said the principles and zero-tolerance guidance, drawn up over the last three months, was a first for the UK film, television and video game industries. They include a shared responsibility to respect others and a zero-tolerance approach to bullying and harassment. As well as the BFI principles, developed in partnership with Bafta, details of a support line were also announced on Wednesday.
That was a big mistake. But as gay people, we deserve more than just seeing some semblance of ourselves on screen — we deserve to see ourselves represented in all our many complexities. For one, gay sex is rarely depicted accurately on screen.
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Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Emma Watson laid out the guidelines in a video released by the British Film Institute.