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A PRAYER BEFORE DAWN

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A PRAYER BEFORE DAWN

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 116m 36s

Release date 20/07/2018

BBFCInsight sexual violence, strong bloody violence, drug misuse

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire

Cast includes Joe Cole, Vithaya Pansringarm, Panya Yimmumphai, Nicolas Shake, Sura Sirmalai, Pornchanok Mabklang

Summary A PRAYER BEFORE DAWN is a drama, based on the a story, in which a British boxer serves time in a Thai prison.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 10/07/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

A PRAYER BEFORE DAWN is a drama, based on a true story, in which a British boxer serves time in a Thai prison.

Violence

A prisoner is forced to watch as another inmate is restrained and raped repeatedly by other inmates.

There is also strong non sexual violence, much of which occurs during bouts of Muay Thai boxing. There is also injury detail in the aftermath of a suicide attempt.

Drugs

There are scenes of drug misuse, including the smoking of heroin, which is portrayed as desperate and dangerous.

There is also strong language ('f**k') and a scene of strong sex which includes breast nudity.

Details

Title
A PRAYER BEFORE DAWN
Year
2018
Distributor(s)
Altitude Film Distribution
Classified date(s)
25/06/2018
Main language
English, Thai
Submitted run time
116m 36s
Approved footage
10494+0
BBFC reference
AFF362204
Registration number
CFJ45024

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