Blue is the Warmest Colour

Abdellatif Kechiche

Blue is the Warmest Colour centres on a 15-year-old girl named Adèle who is climbing to adulthood and dreams of experiencing her first love. A handsome male classmate falls for her hard, but an unsettling erotic reverie upsets the romance before it begins. Adèle imagines that the mysterious, blue-haired girl she encountered in the street slips into her bed and possesses her with an overwhelming pleasure. That blue-haired girl is a confident older art student named Emma, who will soon enter Adèle's life for real, making way for an intense and complicated love story that spans a decade and is touchingly universal in its depiction.

Year: 2013

Country: France, Belgium & Spain

Language: French

Running Time: 179 minutes

2013 Cannes Film Festival, Palme d’Or winner.