Coco Before Chanel was released on DVD this week. Starring Audrey Tatou (of Amelie fame), this film details the life of Gabrielle (Coco) Chanel beginning with her childhood in an orphanage. First skirting society by being a singer in a nightclub, Coco later developed relationships with wealthy friends and lovers. This fascinating film reveals the origins of Coco’s fashion sense as a young woman and how her personal style changed the way women dressed. This film is in French with English subtitles.
February 17th, 2010 · No Comments · Foreign Films, Movies