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S.Africa bans coming-of-age film from public cinemas
Johannesburg, Feb 14, 2018 (AFP) - South Africa's film censorship authorities on Wednesday elevated the age restriction imposed on a controversial Oscar-shortlisted coming-of-age film, effectively banning it from being screened at public cinemas.
The film came under fire for lifting the veil on secret initiation rites practised by one of the country's largest ethnic groups and exposing taboos around gay love and sex.
In a statement the f ...