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ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS (2018)

ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS <span>(2018)</span> artwork

ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS (2018)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 98

Release dates 11/01/2019

BBFCInsight upsetting scenes, references to suicide and self-harm

Genre(s) Documentary

Director(s) Gabrielle Brady

Cast includes Poh Lin Lee

Summary ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS is a documentary following a trauma counsellor working with asylum seekers detained in a facility on Christmas Island.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 01/01/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS is a documentary following a trauma counsellor working with asylum seekers detained in a facility on Christmas Island.

Theme

There are a number of upsetting scenes in which refugees discuss the violence they are fleeing, their despair at being separated from loved ones, and the unfair treatment they have suffered at the hands of the authorities. These include references to suicidal thoughts and descriptions of self-harm.

Details

Title
ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS
Year
2018
Formats
Cinema
Distributor(s)
HOME.
Classified date(s)
06/11/2018
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF368522

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