Coco Before Chanel


1h 50m 2009

Brief Synopsis

This is a portrait of the early life of Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, the orphan who would build a fashion empire, define the modern woman and be known universally by her nickname - Coco. She journeys from a mundane seamstress job to boisterous cabarets to the opulent French countryside, possessing litt

Film Details

Also Known As
Coco - Livet fore Chanel, Coco Antes de Chanel, Coco Avant Chanel - L'amore prima del mito, Coco Chanel, Coco Chanel - Der Beginn einer Leidenschaft, Coco avant Chanel, Coco még nem Chanel, Coco: de la rebeldía a la leyenda de Chanel, Koko prie? ?anel
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Audiovisual Enterprises (Greece); Chantier Films; Cinea Productions; Ciné+; Cmc Entertainment Group; Festive; France 2 Cinéma; France TTlTvisions; France Televisions; Haut Et Court; International Pacific Arts (Ipa); Jaguar Films; Luxor Entertainment (Russia); Playtime; Playtime; SOFICA Cofinova; Scope Pictures; Spi International; StudioCanal; Studiocanal UK; Warner Bros. Pictures International; Warner Bros. Pictures International
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Classics; 20th Century Fox International; Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm; Continental Film D.O.O. (Cf); Empire; Filmcompagniet; Forum; Forum; Forum Film (Bulgaria); Forum Film Ltd.; Fs Film Oy; Fórum Hungary Filmforgalmazó Kft.; Incognito Films; Kinepolis Film Distribution; Lark International; Megacom Film (Mcf); Myndform; Nu-Metro; Pro Film Ltd. (Bulgaria); Prorom; RCV Distribution; RI 2000; Ro Image 2000; SF Studios; SF Studios; Sf Norge; Sony Pictures Classics; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Sony Pictures Releasing International; Spi International; Svensk Filmindustri Norway; Warner Bros. Italia; Warner Bros. Pictures International; Warner Bros. Spain; ZON Lusomundo (now part of NOS Audiovisuals)
Location
Paris, France; Normandy, France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

Synopsis

This is a portrait of the early life of Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, the orphan who would build a fashion empire, define the modern woman and be known universally by her nickname - Coco. She journeys from a mundane seamstress job to boisterous cabarets to the opulent French countryside, possessing little more than her unwavering determination, unique style and visionary talent.

Film Details

Also Known As
Coco - Livet fore Chanel, Coco Antes de Chanel, Coco Avant Chanel - L'amore prima del mito, Coco Chanel, Coco Chanel - Der Beginn einer Leidenschaft, Coco avant Chanel, Coco még nem Chanel, Coco: de la rebeldía a la leyenda de Chanel, Koko prie? ?anel
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Audiovisual Enterprises (Greece); Chantier Films; Cinea Productions; Ciné+; Cmc Entertainment Group; Festive; France 2 Cinéma; France TTlTvisions; France Televisions; Haut Et Court; International Pacific Arts (Ipa); Jaguar Films; Luxor Entertainment (Russia); Playtime; Playtime; SOFICA Cofinova; Scope Pictures; Spi International; StudioCanal; Studiocanal UK; Warner Bros. Pictures International; Warner Bros. Pictures International
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Classics; 20th Century Fox International; Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm; Continental Film D.O.O. (Cf); Empire; Filmcompagniet; Forum; Forum; Forum Film (Bulgaria); Forum Film Ltd.; Fs Film Oy; Fórum Hungary Filmforgalmazó Kft.; Incognito Films; Kinepolis Film Distribution; Lark International; Megacom Film (Mcf); Myndform; Nu-Metro; Pro Film Ltd. (Bulgaria); Prorom; RCV Distribution; RI 2000; Ro Image 2000; SF Studios; SF Studios; Sf Norge; Sony Pictures Classics; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Sony Pictures Releasing International; Spi International; Svensk Filmindustri Norway; Warner Bros. Italia; Warner Bros. Pictures International; Warner Bros. Spain; ZON Lusomundo (now part of NOS Audiovisuals)
Location
Paris, France; Normandy, France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video February 16, 2010

Released in United States September 2009

Based on the book "L'irreguliere, ou mon itineraire Chanel" written by Edmonde Charles-Roux and published by Vendome Press on March 9, 2005.

Released in United States Fall September 25, 2009 (NY, LA)

Released in United States on Video February 16, 2010

Released in United States September 2009 (Shown at Telluride Film Festival September 4-7, 2009.)

Released in United States Fall September 25, 2009