Adèle is a 15 year old girl who experiences love for the first time when she meets Emma, a young art student with blue hair. They fall in love and soon find themselves in an all-consuming relationship, which takes them on a journey through the tumultuous landscape of young love. BLUE IS THE WARMEST COLOR is one of this year's greatest cinematic sensations. The film was awarded the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival, and has been the subject of critical acclaim unlike any other film released in 2013.
Abdellatif Kechiche is a Tunisian-French film director, screenwriter and actor. He made his directorial debut in 2000 with POETICAL REFUGEE (2000), which he also wrote. He later directed acclaimed movies, such as GAMES OF LOVE AND CHANCE (2003), THE SECRET OF THE GRAIN (2007) and BLACK VENUS (2010). While an acclaimed and respected director within France and Europe, BLUE IS THE WARMEST COLOUR is his international breakthrough.