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SULPHUR AND WHITE (2020)

SULPHUR AND WHITE <span>(2020)</span> artwork

SULPHUR AND WHITE (2020)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 121

Release dates 06/03/2020

Ratings Info child sex abuse theme, strong sex, nudity, language

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Julian Jarrold

Cast includes Mark Stanley, Anna Friel, Dougray Scott, Emily Beecham, Aftab Shivdasani, Alistair Petrie

Summary SULPHUR AND WHITE is a drama in which a man struggles to come to terms with abuse he experienced during his childhood.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 25/02/2020

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

SULPHUR AND WHITE is a biographical drama in which a man struggles to come to terms with abuse he experienced during his childhood.

Theme

There are scenes in which it is clearly implied a child is subjected to sexual abuse by a man, but this is presented with only very limited visual detail.

Sex

A man engages in oral sex at a fetish sex club. In the club, other couples are seen having sex but detail is limited. There are other sex scenes featuring thrusting and nudity.

Nudity

There is brief full frontal female nudity when a man goes to a sex club.

Language

There is strong language ('f**k') throughout, as well as milder terms such as 'pussy', 'wanker', 'bloody', 'bastard' 'arse' and 'shit'.

There is a scene in which a man stand at the edge of a cliff and contemplates suicide. He is rescued and receives treatment from a mental health specialist. There are some scenes of domestic violence, in which both a mother and her son are verbally and physically abused by the father. There are some instances in which minor injuries are sustained. A child is upset when he discovered his pet rabbit and its babies have been killed. There are scenes in which it is implied prescription drugs are being misused.

This work contains flashing images which may affect viewers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.

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Details

Title
SULPHUR AND WHITE
Also known as
SULPHUR & WHITE
Year
2020
Formats
Cinema
Distributor(s)
Modern Films
Classified date(s)
07/02/2020
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF384087

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