RAMS | British Board of Film Classification
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Type of media Video

Approved Running time 88m 48s

Release date 30/05/2016

Ratings Info strong language

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Grímur Hákonarson

Cast includes Sigurður Sigurjónsson, Theodór Júlíusson, Charlotte Bøving, Jon Benonysson, Gunnar Jónsson, Þorleifur Einarsson

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 20/05/2016

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

RAMS is an Icelandic drama about two farming brothers whose sheep are threatened by an outbreak of scrapie.


There is occasional strong language ('f**k'). Milder terms include 'shit' and 'bastard'.

There is infrequent natural male nudity.

A man is hit on the head with a spade.

There is some mild threat as two men get stuck in a snow storm and one of them catches hypothermia.

A couple of scenes show characters consume a tobacco-like substance.


Soda Pictures Ltd.
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88m 48s
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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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