A lot has been written and said about this film, winning awards, courting controversy and raising eyebrows. None of it matches the rewarding experience of seeing this film for yourself. This is one of the most honest and touching love stories we've had the privilege to show at Academy.
Where AMOUR celebrated love at the end of life BLUE IS THE WARMEST COLOUR celebrates the passion of love at its most vital.
The extraordinary power of the performances in Blue Is The Warmest Colour is so great that for the first time ever the Cannes Palme D'Or was officially awarded to the two lead actresses as well as the Director.
Adele's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.