“This is a landmark film with two of the best female performances we have ever seen on screen. The film is first and foremost a film about love, coming of age and passion. We refuse to compromise Kechiche’s vision by trimming the film for an R rating, and we have every confidence that Blue Is the Warmest Color will play in theaters around the country regardless.”
— Sundance Selects on the Palme d’Or winner being released as NC-17.
Watch the updated English-subtitled trailer here.