Colette

Colette

DVD - 2018
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After marrying 'Willy', a successful Parisian writer, Colette is transplanted to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation, inspiring additional Claudine novels. Colette's fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Performers: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Denise Gough, Fiona Shaw, Robert Pugh, Aiysha Hart.
Audience: Rating: R; for some sexuality/nudity
Language Note: English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video
UPC: 191329082782
Call Number: DVD C

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Colette (Keira Knightley) is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms.


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