NC-17 | | Drama, Romance
Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire and to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adèle grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and ultimately finds herself through love and loss.
15 minutes of sex scenes make up the 180 minute runtime.
Adèle: I love it. It's incredibly enriching. Very interesting. Very deep. Orgasm precedes essence.
Emma: Your grade better be good.
Adèle: Give me a grade.
Adèle: Fourteen? Just fourteen?
Emma: You still need some practice.
Adèle: I'll give it all I've got.
When Adele first meets Emma's parent's, Emma lights up a cigarette and begins to smoke. In the next shot of Emma, seconds after, the cigarette is almost smoked down to the filter.
There are no opening credits.
Japanese Blu-ray release has mosaic over some of the nudity.
HUF 1,706,400 (Hungary) (13 October 2013)
$2,199,675 (USA) (9 March 2014)