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SAVING DREAMS

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SAVING DREAMS

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 95m 41s

Release date 30/06/2017

BBFCInsight suicide scene, sexual violence

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Isioro Tokunbo Jaboro

Cast includes Karen Simpson, Martin Lindquist, Nosa Obaseki, Cai Gallant, Beverley McMillan, Olivia Gaskin

Summary SAVING DREAMS is a Canadian drama in which a woman with the dream of being a singer finds herself in an abusive relationship with a powerful businessman.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 20/06/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

SAVING DREAMS is a Canadian drama in which a woman with the dream of being a singer finds herself in an abusive relationship with a powerful businessman.

Suicide

An aftermath shot of a suicide shows a bloodied razor and a cut in a young woman's wrist as she lies dead in a bathtub.

Violence

There are scenes of sexual violence and domestic abuse. Sexual violence includes a scene which shows a man thrusting on top of a woman in bed whilst the woman cries out. Other moments of violence show the man slapping the woman and pushing her down stairs.

There is use of strong language ('f**k') and milder terms including 'bitch', 'ass', 'screwed', 'shit', 'God', 'hell', 'jerk', 'bastard' and 'prick'.

Strong sex references includes a conversation about a foursome, and references to HIV and gonorrhoea. A scene of strong sex features implied thrusting.

A scene of drug misuse shows a man snorting cocaine.

Details

Title
SAVING DREAMS
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
EVRIT FILMS LTD
Classified date(s)
23/06/2017
Main language
English
Submitted run time
95m 41s
Approved footage
8611+8
BBFC reference
AFF351965
Registration number
CFJ42430

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