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THE NUN (1967)

THE NUN <span>(1967)</span> artwork

THE NUN (1967)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 140

Release dates 17/09/2018, 27/07/2018

Ratings Info moderate sexual threat, suicide scene, distressing scenes

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Jacques Rivette

Cast includes Anna Karina, Liselotte Pulver, Micheline Presle, Francine Berge, Christiane Lenier, Yori Bertin

Summary THE NUN is a French language historical drama in which a young woman is forced to take religious vows and live in a convent as a nun, but tries desperately to escape so she can live freely.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over icon12A

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 17/07/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE NUN is a French drama, from 1966, in which a young woman is forced to take religious vows and live in a convent as a nun.

Threat

Moderate sexual threat includes a man pawing at a woman and chasing her as she tries to escape.

Suicide

A woman seems to leap to her death from a window.

Disturbing images

A nun has her hands tied behind her back and is locked in a cold, bare cell.

Details

Title
THE NUN
Also known as
LA RELIGIEUSE,THE NUNSUZANNE SIMONIN, LA RELIGIEUSE DE DENIS DIDEROT
Year
1967
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Studio Canal,Independent Cinema Office,Gala Film Dists Ltd
Classified date(s)
19/07/2018
Main language
French
BBFC reference
AZF043912

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