R | | Drama, Romance
In 1980s Italy, a romance blossoms between a seventeen year-old student and the older man hired as his father's research assistant.
The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 22nd, 2017.
Elio: I thought you didn't like it.
Oliver: Play it again, will you?
Elio: Follow me.
Oliver: That sounds different; did you change it?
Elio: I changed it a little bit.
Elio: I just played it the way Liszt would have played it if he'd altered Bach's version.
Oliver: Play that ...
When prof. Perlman is showing Oliver the colour slides of Greek statues sent from Berlin, the 4th one is the 'dancing satyr' which was discovered in Sicily in 1998 (the statue is displayed in a museum specially built for it in Mazara del Vallo in Sicily), while the film is set in 1983.
Although the movie has a full opening credits sequence, the title of the film is not shown on screen until the end credits begin.
English, Italian, French, German, Hebrew
$412,932 (USA) (26 November 2017)
$18,095,701 (USA) (26 April 2018)