Coco before Chanel [videorecording] / Haut et Court, Cine @ et Warner Bros. Pictures presentent une coproduction Haut et Court, ... [et al.], avec la participation de Canal+, Cinecinema, France 2 en association avec Films Distribution ; un film de Anne Fontaine
Blu-rays | Sony Pictures Home Entertainment | c2010 | [Blu-ray version ; widescreen version.]
Available at Adult Blu-ray-Feature Film (Call number: BLU-RAY C WORLD (FRENCH))
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Classics : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2010.
[Blu-ray version ; widescreen version.]
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Blu-ray disc; 5.1 DTS-HD MA audio; 1080p High Definition.
Blu-ray disc. Will not play in standard DVD players.
In French, with optional subtitles in English.
Alessandro Nivola, Audrey Tautou, Emmanuelle Devos, Marie Gillain.
Screenplay, Anne Fontaine and Camille Fontaine with the collaboration of Christopher Hampton and Jacques Fieschi ; director, Anne Fontaine ; producers, Caroline Benjo, ... [et al.] ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Adapted from the novel L'irreguliere by Edmonde Charles-Roux.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content and smoking.
Years after being abandoned at an orphanage by her father, Gabrielle Chanel finds a job in a tailor shop where she meets, and soon begins an affair with French millionaire Etienne Balsan. Through Baron Balsan she is introduced into French society and given the opportunity to design her own style of hats. Though her career takes off, her personal life becomes more complicated when she falls in love with Balsan's former best friend Arthur Capel.
Special features: Walking the red carpet: from Los Angeles to New York ; Coco before Chanel "La rencontre" ; the making of Coco before Chanel ; commentary with writer/director Anne Fontaine.
Coco avant Chanel
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