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INCENDIES

INCENDIES artwork

INCENDIES

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 139m 11s

Release date 13/09/2011

BBFCInsight Contains infrequent strong violence and injury detail

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Denis Villeneuve

Cast includes Lubna Azabal, Méilssa Désormeaux-Poulin, Maxim Gaudette, Rémy Girard, Abdelghafour Elaaziz, Allen Altman, Mohamed Majd, Nabil Sawalha, Baya Belal

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 03/09/2011

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

INCENDIES is a French/Canadian drama about a pair of siblings who, after their mother's death, travel to Lebanon where they discover more about her secret past.

Violence

A bus is attacked by soldiers and people are seen being shot, with sight of blood spurts upon impact; a young boy is also shot by a sniper with strong injury detail visible after the killing when blood is seen pooling under his body.

There is infrequent strong language and undetailed references to sexual violence.

Details

Title
INCENDIES
Year
2011
Distributor(s)
Trinity Filmed Entertainment
Classified date(s)
27/07/2011
Main language
Arabic
Other languages
French
Submitted run time
139m 11s
BBFC reference
AVF277601
Remarks
Subtitled

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

00:00:10:00
TRINITY (LOGO)
02:05:28:03
INCENDIES (MAIN FEATURE)
00:11:17:00
THE FABULOUS PICTURE SHOW - Q&A
00:02:16:05
INCENDIES (TRAILER)

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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