PAUL BYRNES An erotically charged tale rises above the controversy.
An excerpt from the 2013 Palme d'Or prize winning film Blue is the Warmest Colour, starring Lea Seydoux and Adele Exarchopoulos.
Michael Lee An audience of lesbians wonders what all the fuss is about.
STEPHANIE BUNBURY An audacious lesbian love story featuring hardcore sex by French-Tunisian director Abdellatif Kechiche has won the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival.
Henry Samuel in Paris His film won the top prize in Cannes, but it's been all downhill from there for Abdellatif Kechiche.
The French author of the book that inspired this year's Palme d'Or winner at the Cannes Film Festival has slammed the movie's director for turning her novel into a work of "porn".