Overview
Overview
    Original Title
    Coco avant Chanel
    Produced Year
    2009
    Country
    France,Belgium
    Genre
    Drama
    Running Time
    1h 50m
    Summary
    2009 biopic about the early life of Coco Chanel. Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle Chanel finds herself working in a provincial bar both. She's both a seamstress for the performers and a singer, earning the nickname Coco from the song she sings nightly with her sister. A liaison with Baron Balsan gives her an entree into French society and a chance to develop her gift for designing.