Colette

  •   Hawkhurst
  •   Rye
  •   Bermondsey

Hawkhurst

Colette (15) 112mins

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as "Willy", Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette's fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.

Starring Dominic West, Keira Knightley, Eleanor Tomlinson, Fiona Shaw and Arabella Weir.

 

'Keira Knightley shines as a racy writer wronged' **** Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

'exhilarating, inspiring and fascinating'  The Guardian

'Knightley brings Colette to life with a performance that blends grit with glamour in seemingly effortless fashion'  The Observer

'Dominic West in his most expressive performance to date. A total showstopper'  Readers Digest

'A lavish, revelatory and timely biopic of a woman who broke every rule'  BBC Culture

'All the affairs and scandals that a French literary genius could wish for'  Empire

'A radiant, riveting Keira Knightley meets every challenge the title role of French novelist Colette throws at her and turns this tale of a pioneering feminist into an exhilarating kick'  Rolling Stone

 

 

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Rye

Colette (15) 112mins

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as "Willy", Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette's fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.

Starring Dominic West, Keira Knightley, Eleanor Tomlinson, Fiona Shaw and Arabella Weir.

 

'Keira Knightley shines as a racy writer wronged' **** Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

'exhilarating, inspiring and fascinating'  The Guardian

'Knightley brings Colette to life with a performance that blends grit with glamour in seemingly effortless fashion'  The Observer

'Dominic West in his most expressive performance to date. A total showstopper'  Readers Digest

'A lavish, revelatory and timely biopic of a woman who broke every rule'  BBC Culture

'All the affairs and scandals that a French literary genius could wish for'  Empire

'A radiant, riveting Keira Knightley meets every challenge the title role of French novelist Colette throws at her and turns this tale of a pioneering feminist into an exhilarating kick'  Rolling Stone

 

 

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Bermondsey

Colette (15) 112mins

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as "Willy", Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette's fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.

Starring Dominic West, Keira Knightley, Eleanor Tomlinson, Fiona Shaw and Arabella Weir.

 

'Keira Knightley shines as a racy writer wronged' **** Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

'exhilarating, inspiring and fascinating'  The Guardian

'Knightley brings Colette to life with a performance that blends grit with glamour in seemingly effortless fashion'  The Observer

'Dominic West in his most expressive performance to date. A total showstopper'  Readers Digest

'A lavish, revelatory and timely biopic of a woman who broke every rule'  BBC Culture

'All the affairs and scandals that a French literary genius could wish for'  Empire

'A radiant, riveting Keira Knightley meets every challenge the title role of French novelist Colette throws at her and turns this tale of a pioneering feminist into an exhilarating kick'  Rolling Stone

 

 

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