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YAMAN

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YAMAN

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 150m 46s

Release date 23/02/2017

BBFCInsight moderate violence, infrequent moderate language, a scene of hanging

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Jeeva Shankar

Cast includes Vijay Antony, Miya George, Thiagarajan

Summary YAMAN is a subtitled Tamil language action thriller about a young man who enters politics in order to fight corruption and avenge the murder of his father.

Cut This work was cut. The cuts were made at the request of the distributor to achieve a particular category. To obtain this category cuts of 1m 9s were required. Details of cuts below may contain spoilers or plot details.

BBFCinsight publication date 13/02/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

YAMAN is a subtitled Tamil language action thriller about a young man who enters politics in order to fight corruption and avenge the murder of his father.

Violence

Scenes of moderate violence include a male character being hacked to death with machetes and a man being stabbed in the back with a screwdriver. Some blood is seen on victims' faces; otherwise the assaults include very little detail. There are also martial arts fight sequences that include crunchy kicks and blows. The film also includes a scene of hanging.

Language

There is infrequent moderate bad language ('son of a whore').

Cuts information

The distributor chose to cut stronger moments of violence (blood spurts during a fight sequence) in order to achieve a 12A category. Cuts made in accordance with BBFC Guidelines and policy. 15 uncut was available to the distributor.

Details

Title
YAMAN
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
Ayngaran International (UK) Ltd
Classified date(s)
23/02/2017
Main language
Tamil
Submitted run time
151m 55s
Approved footage
13569+0
BBFC reference
AFF349487
Registration number
CFJ41536

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