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TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT

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TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 91m 13s

Release date 22/08/2014

BBFCInsight suicide attempt

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Jean-Pierre Dardenne,Luc Dardenne

Cast includes Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Pili Groyne, Simon Caudry, Catherine Salée, Morgan Marinne, Olivier Gourmet

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 12/08/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT is a French drama, with English subtitles, in which a depressed young mother spends a weekend visiting her colleagues to ask them to support her in a dispute at work.

Suicide

A woman swallows a large number of Xanax tablets as she attempts to take her own life. Shortly afterwards she changes her mind and tells a man what she has done. While someone calls an ambulance, the woman's partner tries to help her vomit up the tablets. She is later seen in hospital, where she is told that she is well enough to go home, which she quickly does. There is no discussion of any short or long term consequences to her suicide attempt.

A man aggressively directs a use of 'bitch' at a woman. There is also milder bad language, including uses of 'damn', 'asshole', 'pissed', 'bullshit' and 'shit'.

There are some mild sex references as a woman asks a man whether it bothers him that they haven't made love for some time.

There are some moments of violence, including a couple of fights in which men push and shove at each other, and one in which a man is knocked out with a punch to the face.

Details

Title
TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT
Also known as
DEUX JOURS, UNE NUIT
Year
2014
Distributor(s)
Artificial Eye Film Co. Ltd
Classified date(s)
14/10/2014
Main language
French
Submitted run time
91m 13s
BBFC reference
AVF315943
Remarks
Subtitled

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

01:31:13:00
DEUX JOURS
UNE NUIT -
TWO DAYS
ONE NIGHT

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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