Quick search of releases

Advanced search

SHIFTY

SHIFTY artwork

SHIFTY

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 85m 24s

Release date 24/04/2009

Ratings Info Contains very strong language and hard drug use

Genre(s) Thriller

Director(s) Eran Creevy

Cast includes Riz Ahmed, Daniel Mays, Jason Flemyng, Nitin Ganatra, Jay Simpson, Dannielle Brent, Francesca Annis, Kate Groombridge, Jason Maza, Jordan Long, Rory Jennings, Courtney Day, Gracie Fitch, Nathaniel Gleed, Eddie Webber

Cut This work was cut. The cuts were made at the request of the distributor to achieve a particular category. Cuts were made by substitution. Details of cuts below may contain spoilers or plot details.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 14/04/2009

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

SHIFTY is an urban thriller in which a young man returns to his home-town on the outskirts of London where he discovers his best friend has become a drug dealer.

Language

There is infrequent use of very strong language ('c**t') and frequent use of strong language ('f**k').

Drugs

Frequent scenes of drug use includes characters snorting cocaine, smoking crack pipes, a scene of implied heroin injection and several instances of marijuana smoking. The work as a whole does not condone or promote drug use.

Scenes of violence are infrequent, and do not dwell on the infliction of pain or injury.

Cuts information

Distributor chose to remove some aggressive and directed uses of very strong language ('cunt') in order to achieve a '15' classification. An '18' uncut was available to the distributor.

Details

Title
SHIFTY
Year
2009
Distributor(s)
Metrodome Distribution
Classified date(s)
20/03/2009
Main language
English
Submitted run time
85m 24s
Approved footage
7686+0
BBFC reference
AFF256263
Registration number
CFJ18526

Share this!

Facebook logo Twitter logo