Why is A Separation rated PG-13?
Official MPAA Rating: A Separation is rated PG-13 for for mature thematic material.
Violence: A scuffle occurs between a man and a woman. Quarreling men get into a brief fistfight and a bloody nose is shown. A desperate character angrily hits himself. A miscarried pregnancy is referred to. An elderly man’s safety is jeopardized through inattentive care. Mild harassment and property damage occur.
Sexual Content: An elderly man is seen shirtless and discussions occur about the removal of his clothing in order for him to use the bathroom.
Language: Infrequent mild profanities and one scatological slang term are used.