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SHAKESPEARE WALLAH

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 122m 18s

Ratings Info mild bad language, sex references

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) James Ivory

Cast includes Felicity Kendal, Shashi Kapoor, Laura Liddell, Geoffrey Kendal, Madhur Jaffrey, Utpal Dutt, Pincho Kapoor, Praveen Paul, Prayag Raj, Jim D. Tytler

Summary SHAKESPEARE WALLAH is a drama, from 1965, in which a family theatre group tours India performing Shakespeare's plays.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Parental guidance iconPG

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 04/02/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

SHAKESPEARE WALLAH is a drama, from 1965, in which a family theatre group tours India performing Shakespeare's plays.

Language

There is mild bad language ('bloody').

Sex

Sex references include dialogue from a Shakespeare production in which a woman is called a 'strumpet'.

There is a scene in which a white man plays Othello in blackface. There is also some mild violence, such as a woman slapping another woman. A female stage performer is catcalled and heckled by men. There is some cigarette smoking.

Details

Title
SHAKESPEARE WALLAH
Year
2019
Distributor(s)
BFI Films
Classified date(s)
04/02/2019
Main language
English
Submitted run time
122m 18s
Approved footage
11007+0
BBFC reference
CFF039788
Registration number
CFJ46807

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