COCO Before Chanel

COCO Before Chanel

A film by Anne Fontaine

2009 France - Drama


In an orphanage, silently standing next to a perfectly made bed, is a frail and slender ten year old girl with thick black hair. Gabrielle Chanel, known as Coco, and her many lives. The story of the path taken by Coco from her obscure beginnings to the blinding lights of Paris.

  • cast

    • Audrey Tautou (Coco)
    • Benoît Poelvoorde (Balsan)
    • Alessandro Nivola (Boy Capel)
    • Marie Gillain (Gabrielle Chanel's sister)
    • Emmanuelle Devos (Emilienne d'Alençon)
  • crew

    • Producers
    • Caroline Benjo (Haut & Court)
    • Carole Scotta (Haut & Court)
    • Simon Arnal (Haut & Court)
    • Philippe Carcassonne (Ciné@)
    • Screenplay
    • Anne Fontaine
    • Camille Fontaine
    • Cinematography
    • Christophe Beaucarne
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 110 min
    • Format
    • 35mm - Scope


Domestic release :
Warner Bros