Type of media Film
Approved Running time 156m 53s
Release date 05/09/2014
BBFCInsight strong violence, threat
Director(s) Ashok Gupta
Cast includes Gugu Gill, Rama Vij, Jessica Singh, Nirmal Rishi, Gurdeep Mehndi
Cut This work was passed uncut.
BBFCinsight publication date 26/08/2014
Note: The following text may contain spoilers
DILLI 1984 is a Punjabi language drama in which an old Sikh woman recounts how her family and community suffered after the assassination of a Prime Minister in 1984.
There are scenes showing bloody killings, including a man being stabbed with a pick, characters being stabbed with swords, and a man being immolated after being attacked with swords. In one scene, a violent mob hold an infant above a cooking flame, eventually immolating him.
Women are threatened with sexual assault and there are verbal references to rape. In one scene, a woman is pinned to the floor by a man, although the rape is not shown.
There are Punjabi and English uses of moderate and mild bad language ('saali', 'saala', 'bastard', 'haramzaday').
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