"Blue is the Warmest Color"is based on the 2010 French graphic novel "Blue Angel" by Julie Maroh, which previously won several awards.
"...15-year-old 'Adèle' (Adèle Exarchopoulos), aspires to become a teacher, but her life is turned upside down when she meets 'Emma'...
"Emma is a blue-haired art student at a nearby college, who instigates a romance..."
"This is a landmark film with two of the best female performances we have ever seen on screen," said North American distributor, Sundance Selects/IFC Films President Jonathan Sehring about "Blue Is The Warmest Color".
"The film is first and foremost a film about love, coming of age and passion..."
"For me the film is a great love story," said Cannes Jury President Steven Spielberg.
"We were absolutely spellbound by the brilliance