Coco Before Chanel (Coco avant Chanel)

Miami Beach Cinematheque. October 18th, 2009. 7:30 p.m.

The French film Coco Before Chanel (Coco avant Chanel), directed by Anne Fontaine and featuring Audrey Tautou, Benoît Poelvoorde, Emmanuelle Devos and Marie Gillain, will be screened at the Miami Beach Cinematheque on October 18th, 2009 at 7:30 p.m.

A little girl who is sent with her sister to an orphanage in the heart of France, a cabaret performer with a weak voice who sings to an audience of drunken soldiers, a humble seamstress, who stitches hems at the back of a provincial tailor’s shop. This is the story of Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, who begins her life as a headstrong orphan, and through an extraordinary journey becomes the legendary couturier who embodied the modern woman and became a timeless symbol of success, freedom and style.

Miami Beach Cinematheque
512 Española Way
Miami Beach, FL 33139

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