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ISMAEL'S GHOSTS (2017)

ISMAEL'S GHOSTS <span>(2017)</span> artwork

ISMAEL'S GHOSTS (2017)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 135

Release dates 24/09/2018, 01/06/2018

BBFCInsight infrequent very strong language, strong violence, nudity

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Arnaud Desplechin

Cast includes Mathieu Amalric, Marion Cotillard, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Louis Garrel, Alba Rohrwacher, László Szabó

Summary ISMAEL'S GHOSTS is a French drama in which a filmmaker's life is disrupted when his wife unexpectedly returns after a twenty year absence.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 22/05/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

ISMAEL'S GHOSTS is a French drama in which a filmmaker's life is disrupted when his wife unexpectedly returns after a twenty year absence.

Language

There is a single use of very strong language ('c**t') and several uses of strong language ('f**k'). Milder terms include bitch', 'whore', 'prick', 'shit', 'piss', 'crap' and 'son of a bitch'.

Violence

A man's face and hand are blown off by an exploding phone. Another man is shot, resulting in a spurt of blood.

Nudity

There is full frontal female nudity in the preamble to a sex scene. The sex itself is depicted without strong detail.

Other issues include sex and drug references, and an isolated reference to sexual violence.

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Details

Title
ISMAEL'S GHOSTS
Also known as
LES FANTÔMES D'ISMAËL
Year
2017
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Arrow Film Distributors Ltd
Classified date(s)
19/07/2018
Main language
French
BBFC reference
AZF362831

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