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ARTICLE 15

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 130m 9s

Release date 28/06/2019

Ratings Info references to sexual violence, disturbing images, strong violence, language

Genre(s) Crime, Drama

Director(s) Anubhav Sinha

Cast includes Ayushmann Khurrana, Sayani Gupta, Nassar, Kumud Mishra, Isha Talwar, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub

Summary ARTICLE 15 is a Hindi language crime drama which follows an investigation after three teenage girls go missing from a small village.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 18/06/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

ARTICLE 15 is a Hindi language crime drama which follows an investigation after three teenage girls go missing from a small village.

Sexual violence

There are frequent references to a rape, including gang rape, throughout the police investigation.

Disturbing images

Disturbing images includes a scene in which two teenage girls' corpses are shown hanging from a tree. There are also flashback shots of a teenage girl screaming out with her legs tied together as her hair is pulled by a man. In another scene, a man is hit by a truck, with fleeting sight of impact.

Violence

Three men are beaten on the street with wooden sticks; bloody wounds are visible in a subsequent scene. There are also bloody shootings.

Language

There is use of strong language ('f**k'), as well as milder terms including 'saala', 'shit' and 'God'.

Details

Title
ARTICLE 15
Year
2019
Distributor(s)
Asia TV Limited
Classified date(s)
18/06/2019
Main language
Hindi
Submitted run time
130m 9s
Approved footage
11713+8
BBFC reference
AFF375534
Registration number
CFJ47893
Remarks
Subtitled

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