Approved Running time 95m 22s
BBFCInsight nudity, moderate sex references
Director(s) Derek Jarman
Cast includes Heathcote Williams, Toyah Wilcox, Karl Johnson, Peter Bull, Richard Warwick, Elizabeth Welch
Cut This work was passed uncut.
BBFCinsight publication date 11/06/2014
Note: The following text may contain spoilers
THE TEMPEST is Derek Jarman's 1979 adaption of Shakespeare's play.
One scene shows a man sucking a woman's breast. Another scene shows a bare breasted woman slapping a man who jokingly bends over in front of her. There are additional scenes of nudity, such as when a sailor washes up onto a beach.
Occasional moderate sex references, including a man miming masturbation with a bottle of wine, and a man grabbing his own crotch and laughing as a woman walks past.
There is also some mild bad language, including 'whores', 'Christ' and 'ass'.
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