Harriet
  • Directors(s)

    Kasi Lemmons

  • Production Year

    2019

  • Release date

    22/11/2019

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    126m

  • Cast

    Jennifer Nettles, Janelle Monae, Clarke Peters, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Cynthia Erivo, Joe Alwyn, Leslie Odom Jr.

Film

Harriet

racism, moderate violence, threat, infrequent strong language

HARRIET is a biopic about former slave turned abolitionist Harriet Tubman and her work to liberate other slaves by means of a network known as the Underground Railroad.

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  • Directors(s)

    Kasi Lemmons

  • Production Year

    2019

  • Release date

    22/11/2019

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    126m

  • Cast

    Jennifer Nettles, Janelle Monae, Clarke Peters, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Cynthia Erivo, Joe Alwyn, Leslie Odom Jr.

HARRIET is a biopic about former slave turned abolitionist Harriet Tubman and her work to liberate other slaves by means of a network known as the Underground Railroad.

Discrimination

Racism includes repeated references to African Americans as ‘ni**er’ and scenes of violent mistreatment of African Americans on the basis of race.

Violence

Moderate violence includes a woman's face being punched and then an impression of her being kicked repeatedly by a man.

Threat and horror

Moderate threat includes an escaped slave being chased through woodland by men with dogs and a woman being backhanded in the face as a warning about the way she speaks to her slave master.

Language

There is infrequent strong language (‘f**k’).

  • Classified date

    12/11/2019

  • BBFC reference

    AFF380509

  • Language

    English