On a purely surface level, you can draw comparisons between Céline Sciamma
’s recent award-winning Cannes film “Portrait of a Lady on Fire
” and the Palme d’Or winning film “Blue is the Warmest Color
” from filmmaker Abdellatif Kechiche
. Both films, though very different in execution, follow a passionate love story between two women. However, for many film fans, that’s the beginning, middle, and end of the similarities, as Sciamma and Kechiche seemingly approach the subject from two completely different points of view.
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