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Censorship in the UK • • •

TV – Ofcom Adverts – CAP Video games - ELSPA

Self regulatory bodies • ASA – adverts • PPC – News papers and magazines • Films – BBFC – British Board of Film Classification - 1912 Guidelines • Censorship in the USA • Self regulatory bodies •

Films – MPPC - Motion Picture Production Code – 1968

Government regulated • The FCC – Federal Communications commission - 1997 – has power to revoke license and impose fines. • Guidelines • Films – MPPC - Motion picture production Code - 1968 • TV – TV parental guidelines – 1997 • Computer games and Video games - ESRB – 1994 • Independent and straight to video films - Film, Advisory, Board – FMB – 1975 •

How censorship works in the UK  

Some more reseatch notes.