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BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT (2017)

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BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT (2017)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 78

Release dates 15/10/2018, 22/06/2018

Ratings Info strong language, drug references

Genre(s) Documentary

Director(s) Sara Driver

Cast includes Alexis Adler, Fab 5 Freddy, Patricia Field, Coleen Fitzgibbon, Michael Holman, Jim Jarmusch

Summary BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT is a documentary that explores the life of American artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat, in the late 1970s in New York.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

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Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 12/06/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT is a documentary that explores the life of American artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat, in the late 1970s in New York.

Language

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

Drugs

Drug references include references to heroin and cocaine. There are also visual shots of drugs paraphernalia, including a shot of a needle and a photograph showing a woman chopping a line of cocaine with a card.

Sex references include an undetailed reference to a 'whorehouse' and a photograph that shows a man pressing his face into a dancer's buttocks in a club.

There are scenes which show the term 'Negro' in graffiti but the term is not used offensively.

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Details

Title
BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT
Year
2017
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Modern Films
Classified date(s)
12/10/2018
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF364230

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