Colette [videorecording] /

by Westmoreland, Wash [screenwriter,]; Knightley, Keira [actor.]; Tomlinson, Eleanor [actor.]; West, Dominic [actor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: In English with optional Spanish subtitles.Closed-captioned.Visually described for the blind and visually impaired.Subject(s): Colette, 1873-1954 -- Drama | Authors, French -- 20th century -- Drama | France -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama | Historical films | Biographical films | Feature films | Fiction films | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Video recordings for people with visual disabilitiesCast: Keira Knightley, Eleanor Tomlinson, Dominic West, Aiyisha Hart, Fiona Shaw.Summary: The story of French author Colette, who fought to make her talents known after she found success while being pressured to write novels under her husband's name.Other editions: Reproduction of (manifestation):: Colette
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

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.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.

In English with optional Spanish subtitles.

Closed-captioned.

Visually described for the blind and visually impaired.

Keira Knightley, Eleanor Tomlinson, Dominic West, Aiyisha Hart, Fiona Shaw.

Dolby digital 5.1, anamorphic wide screen 2.39:1.

Features: deleted scenes; The story behind Colette; notes on a scene; costume design photo gallery.

The story of French author Colette, who fought to make her talents known after she found success while being pressured to write novels under her husband's name.

For private home use only.

MPAA rating: R.

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