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Blue is the Warmest Colour 2013 18

179 mins France

In this epic, passionate and strikingly naturalistic romance that won the Palme d'Or at Cannes, a student (Adèle Exarchopoulos) becomes the muse and lover of an artist with blue-dyed hair (Léa Seydoux). Abdellatif Kechiche's film courted acclaim and controversy in equal measure, as a result of the unflinching realism of its sex scenes and the director's purported tenacity in pursuit of bringing this most intimate and uninhibited of love stories to the screen.

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Featuring

Salim Kechiouche

Adèle Exarchopoulos

Léa Seydoux

Genres

Romance

Collection

Cannes Film Festival BFI Flare presents Cannes Film Festival selects Based on the Book… French Cinema Festival Favourites

Certificate

18 Contains strong sex and very strong language

Released

2013

Country

France

Language

English

Production company

Wild Bunch

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