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SKIN (2018)

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SKIN (2018)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 116

Release dates 27/09/2019

Ratings Info discrimination theme, strong violence, language, sex, drug misuse

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Guy Nattiv

Cast includes Jamie Bell, Danielle Macdonald, Daniel Henshall, Mike Colter, Vera Farmiga, Mary Stuart Masterson

Summary SKIN is a drama in which a white supremacist gang member tries to make a fresh start in life.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 16/07/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

SKIN is a drama in which a white supremacist gang member tries to make a fresh start in life.

Discrimination

The story is largely set inside a white supremacist group, and discriminatory views are expressed. This includes racist language such as 'chink', 'nigger', 'kike', and 'haji', as well as other discriminatory terms including 'faggot' and 'retard'.

Violence

Scenes of violence include shootings and stabbings. In one scene, men pursue and assault a teenager with a bladed instrument, cutting his skin and beating him savagely.

Language

There is strong language throughout ('f**k', 'motherf**ker').

Sex

There are some sex scenes, with sustained thrusting detail.

Drugs

There is occasional drug misuse, including a scene in which a teenager smokes a joint which has been offered to her by an older woman.

Details

Title
SKIN
Year
2018
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Lionsgate UK Ltd/ Lionsgate International (UK) Ltd (film),Lionsgate UK Ltd / Lionsgate International (UK) Ltd - (HE)
Classified date(s)
19/08/2019
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF376513

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