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Ajamil (Celluloid)

Ajamil is a film in Gujarati produced by Sankar Chitra. It is 3814.51 Mts long and was certified with 5 cuts. It was given a U (Unrestricted Public Exhibition) certificate in 1954.

Certificate category
Certifying regional office
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Certification Date
Certified length
3814.51 Mts
Sankar Chitra
Censor Cutlist
1.Delete the sequence in which Marichi is resting her head on Ajamil's chest.
2.Delete the sequence in Marichi's mouth 'Purusho na petmathi janma le she' in course of dialogue ensuring when Trilochan comes to Marichi's house to persuade Ajamil to have her.
3.The position in the scene in which Rambha and Vishakhdutta are shown reclining shouls be cut down to the minimum and especially showing intimacy between the two should be eliminated. In the same reel :- dlelete the scene showing Trilochan standing in front of Rambha's portrait and making grimaces.
4.Delete the actual whipping by Ajamil in the role of an out law. The close up of woman tied head and feet to be removed, but a suggestion may be given of her presence . In the same reel: Screaming while Ajmil kills a woman whilst entering the house should be eliminated and also at the second time. (i.e. in his dream) it should not be there.
5.The exhibition of the dead bodies before the spirits of Ajamil and Shradha approaching Narayan, should be just suggested and not be prolonged.

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).

Any film longer than 2000m (in 35mm celluloid format) is considered a long film. The equivalent for videos is 70 minutes in duration.

Here's a list of films with the most cuts.