....which kicked off SIFF's French Cinema Now mini-festival: You have got to read Vulture's roundup of all the behind-the-scenes drama between the two lead actors and the director (and between the director and the French film union): A Brief History of All the Drama Surrounding Blue Is the Warmest Color.

Dear everyone else: Blue Is the Warmest Color—which I loved, despite the cinematically audacious/conceptually problematic/sexually explicit sex scenes, and largely because of the tremendous lead performance by Adèle Exarchopoulos—returns for a proper theatrical run at the Harvard Exit on November 22.