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1947 Earth (Celluloid)

1947 Earth is a film in Hindi Partly English produced by Friends India. It is 2953.97 Mts long and was certified with 15 cuts. It was given a A (Restricted to adults) certificate in 1999.

Language
Certificate category
Certifying regional office
Certificate number
CIL/3/48/1999-MUM
Certification Date
06/09/1999
Certified length
2953.97 Mts
Producer
Friends India
Censor Cutlist
IDReelDescription
1
i
1) Deleted the title "Earth". (Replaced with approved title "1947 Earth" 32. 08 ft.)
2
VI
2) Deleted the title "Earth"
3
I
1) Added commentary in Hindi "March 1947 Mein Meri Umra Aath Baras Ki thi......Hamari Zamin Par Hamesha Hamesha Ke Liye Ek Lakir Khinch Di".
4
I
2) Added the dialogues among the Parsi Seth, Mummy, I.g., Lady & Sardarji starting from Seth's dialogue, "Yewala Aapne Suna Hai Mr. Roger............" and ending with Sardarji's dialogue, "I am not shouting, I am telling this manthoos to quit India".
5
I
3) Added the dialogues among the Parsi Seth, Mummy, Roger & Sardarji starting from Seth's dialogue, "Of course, of course Mr. Roger, aap Angrejon ne kitna kuch kiya hai hamare liye........." and ending with Sardarjis's dialogue "Ek aur chij gupt rog".
6
II
4) Added a scene of Dilnawaaz with shantabai & Leni, selling parrots to foreign women along with the dialogues starting from dilnawaaz's dialogues, "Allah reham kare.........and ending with Shantabai's dialogue, "Bhatak gaye na".
7
VI
5) Added commentary in Hindi "Angrejee samrajya ke dhai sou baras baad hamari aankhon ke samne kya tha.................apne dil ka ek hissa hamesha hamesha ke liye kho diya tha".
8
I
1) Deleted the title card "M.G.M. Goldwyn Films & M.G.M. Company".
9
I
2) Deleted the English commentary "I was 8 years old living in Lahore in March 1947, when the British empire started to collapse.................................with calls of sub continent forever".
10
I
3) Deleted the dialogues among the Parsi Seth, Mummy, I.G., Sardarji & Lady, starting from Parsi seth's dialogue, "You must listen to this Mr. Roger...........and ending with Sardarji's dialogue, "I am not shouting, I am telling this man to quit India".
11
I
4) Deleted the dialogues among Parsi Seth's dialogue, "Ofcourse, Ofcourse Mr. Roger, You British have done a lot for us................and ending with Sardarji's dialogue, "Let's not forget this Syphilis".
12
VI
5) Deleted the English Commentary, "Two Hundred fifty Years of British Empire ended in 1947...........and that day 1947 when i Lost Aaya, I lost a last part of myself".
13
I
1) Deleted the following dialogue: "Mother fucker". (Replaced with approved dialogue: Sound Only)
14
II, III, IV
2) Deleted the words "Maderchod" and "Behenchod" (Twice)
15
V
3) Reduced by 30% the love scene especially deleting the visuals of Hasan's hands on Shant's breasts and Hasan putting his hand between her legs under the saree. (Length Retained: 196.00 ft.)

This data has been obtained from the Central Board of Film Certification. It is provided as is and no guarantees are made for its accuracy or reliability. Please contact the censor board for the original certificate and list of cuts (if any).

The Board certifies films to be one of:

  • U: Films certified U are deemed to be suitable for Unrestricted Public Exhibition.
  • UA: Films certified UA are deemed to be suitable for Unrestricted Public Exhibition but with a word of caution that Parental discretion is required for children below 12 years.
  • A: Films certified A are deemed to be suitable only for adults.
  • S: Films certified S are restricted to a Special Class of Persons (such as doctors).

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