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WALTZ WITH BASHIR

WALTZ WITH BASHIR artwork

WALTZ WITH BASHIR

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 90m 15s

Release date 21/11/2008

BBFCInsight Contains strong violence and brief explicit images

Director(s) Ari Folman

Cast includes Ron Ben-Yishai, Ronny Dayag, Ari Folman, Dror Harazi, Mickey Leon

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 11/11/2008

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

WALTZ WITH BASHIR is an animated Hebrew language film about the Lebanese war from the early 1980s.

Sex

An Israeli army officer is seen watching a pornographic film in which there are images of an animated man penetrating an animated woman.

Violence

There is real video footage of the aftermath of a massacre, showing murdered men, women and children lying lifeless on the ground. There is moderate war violence and some occasional gory moments.

Details

Title
WALTZ WITH BASHIR
Year
2008
Distributor(s)
Artificial Eye Film Co. Ltd
Classified date(s)
26/08/2008
Main language
Hebrew
Submitted run time
90m 15s
Approved footage
8123+4
BBFC reference
AFF252088
Registration number
CFJ17684
Remarks
This determination was formally reconsidered by the BBFC at the request of the submitting company. The BBFC carefully considered the arguments put forward by the submitting company, and looked again at the relevant submitted material, but concluded that its original determination was appropriate. However, an amendment was made to the Consumer Advice to better reflect the key issues likely to be of concern to the public.

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