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AMERICA AS SEEN BY A FRENCHMAN

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AMERICA AS SEEN BY A FRENCHMAN

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 90m 39s

Release date 01/06/2020

Ratings Info sexualised nudity

Genre(s) Documentary

Director(s) François Reichenbach

Cast includes Jean Cocteau, Paul Klinger, June Richmond

Cut This work was passed uncut.

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Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 22/05/2020

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

AMERICA AS SEEN BY A FRENCHMAN is a French language documentary, from 1960, exploring various aspects of contemporary society in the United States.

Nudity

There are a number of sequences featuring sexualised breast nudity; topless models pose in photoshoots and burlesque performers dance on stage. There is also a sequence in which a topless man and woman embrace one another.

There are some blackface performances at a Mardi Gras. A commentary on a theme park attraction featuring Native Americans says '. . . here the Indians don't scalp'.

Details

Title
AMERICA AS SEEN BY A FRENCHMAN
Year
2020
Distributor(s)
Arrow Film Distributors Ltd
Classified date(s)
01/04/2020
Main language
French
Submitted run time
90m 39s
BBFC reference
AVV385249
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

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AMERICA AS SEEN BY A FRENCHMAN

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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