International Film Series Hosts Final Screening in Sexism | Cinema Series

The International Film Series and Women's Studies Program at Texas Tech present "Blue is the Warmest Color" as part of the five-film Sexism | Cinema series.

WHAT: The Texas Tech University International Film Series and the Texas Tech Women's Studies Program presents "Blue is the Warmest Color," the final screening in the five-film Sexism | Cinema series.

WHEN: 7 p.m. Wednesday (April 29)

WHERE: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, 120 W. Loop 289

WHO: Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche, the inspirational film portrays Adele as a young woman who struggles to find herself until she comes across a girl named Emma. Adele and Emma's relationship consists of helping one another through love, loss and, most importantly, self-discovery.

"Blue is the Warmest Color" won the Palme d'Or and the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) prizes at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.

Tickets are free to all students, faculty and staff with a Texas Tech ID and may be picked up at Alamo Drafthouse at any point prior to the beginning of the film. For more information on the film and the International Film Series, visit ttuinternationalfilmseries.tumblr.com.

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CONTACT: Robert Peaslee, coordinator, International Film Series program, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-2562 or robert.peaslee@ttu.edu.