New York Film Festival: An Interview with Abdellatif Kechiche

January 3, 2014 | By French Culture

In this video interview, French director Abdellatif Kechiche discusses his film Blue is the Warmest Color during a visit to New York this fall to present the film at the New York Film Festival.

Blue is the Warmest Color premiered at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, where it was awarded the Palme d’Or, and for the first time ever in the history of the festival, the award was given to the two lead actresses as well as the filmmaker. Kechiche was also awarded the FIPRESCI Prize. The film was a Special Presentation at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, was featured at the 2013 Telluride Film Festival, and will screen at the 2013 New York and Chicago film festivals. Read more

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