CALL ME BY YOUR NAME's Peach Scene: Book vs. Film | TIFF 2018
Call Me by Your Name is a 2017 coming-of-age romantic drama film directed by Luca Guadagnino and written by James Ivory. It is based on the 2007 novel of the same name by André Aciman, and is the final installment in Guadagnino's thematic "Desire" trilogy, after I Am Love (2009) and A Bigger Splash (2015). Set in northern Italy in 1983, Call Me by Your Name chronicles a romantic relationship between 17-year-old Elio Perlman and his professor father's 24-year-old graduate-student assistant Oliver. The film also stars Michael Stuhlbarg, Amira Casar, Esther Garrel, and Victoire Du Bois.