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LEGEND OF THE WITCHES

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LEGEND OF THE WITCHES

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 85m 17s

Ratings Info sexualised nudity, references to torture

Genre(s) Documentary

Director(s) Malcolm Leigh

Cast includes Alex Sanders, Maxine Sanders, Guy Standeven (voice)

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 16/08/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

LEGEND OF THE WITCHES is a documentary, from 1970, charting the development and origins of witchcraft in Britain.

Nudity

There is extensive nudity, both male and female, during various witchcraft rituals, including some sexualised nudity in a simulated copulation performed as part of a black mass.

Violence

There is a prolonged and detailed description of the torture meted out to a suspected witch.

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

Details

Title
LEGEND OF THE WITCHES
Year
2019
Distributor(s)
BFI Video
Classified date(s)
14/08/2019
Main language
English
Submitted run time
85m 17s
BBFC reference
BVF044079
Remarks
5:4

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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LEGEND OF THE WITCHES

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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