Type of media Video
Approved Running time 100m 46s
Release date 27/03/2017
BBFCInsight strong violence, sexual violence
Genre(s) Drama, War
Director(s) Jasmin Dizdar
Cast includes Luke Mably, Ana Ularu, Harvey Keitel, Andrei Albulescu, Tomasz Aleksander, Claudiu Bleont
Cut This work was passed uncut.
BBFCinsight publication date 17/03/2017
Note: The following text may contain spoilers
CHOSEN is a war drama about a Hungarian man's attempt to lead a resistance against the Nazi occupation of Hungary.
There is strong violence, including shootings, a character being strangled to death, and a character being set alight with a flame-thrower. Another character is stabbed to death. Most of the violence takes place in a war context, with some characters sustaining bloody injuries. There is also a scene of sexual violence as a woman is raped by a military officer.
There is infrequent mild bad language, including 'bastard'.
There is a bereavement theme: a man loses his wife to breast cancer as she is refused treatment because she is Jewish.
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