Unformatted text preview: The Production code and other censorship mechanisms What is censorship?-what you can’t see in a movie-Nothing is more censored than sex. How is it enforced? What was the “Production Code” of 1930?-The rules that the MPPA self-adhered to due to pressure from zealous catholic groups. What practices was it reacting against? What is the current version of US film censorship practices and how’s it enforced? The Production code collapsed when the major studio system did in the 1960s....
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course FILM 1502 taught by Professor Robinson,j during the Spring '07 term at Colorado.
- Spring '07
- Film Studies