Westmoreland, Wash, director, screenwriter.


Westmoreland, Wash, director, screenwriter.

Publication Information
Australia : Distributed by Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, ©2019.

Physical Description
1 DVD-video (107 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.

General Note
Catalogued from container.
Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment : D2396.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2018.
Based on the life of French author Colette, born Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette in 1873.
"Based on a true story" -- Cover.
"History is about to change" -- Cover.
Special features: deleted scenes.

After marrying 'Willy', a successful Parisian writer, Colette is transplanted to the intellectual and artistic splendour of Paris. Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, which becomes a bestseller and a cultural sensation. Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris, and their adventures go on to inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette's fight over the creative ownership of these books defies gender roles and drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionising literature, fashion and sexual expression.

Reading Level
Censorship classification : M.

Personal Subject
Colette, 1873-1954-Drama.

Subject Term
Authors, French -- 20th century -- Drama.
Sex role -- France -- 20th century -- Drama.
Bisexual women -- Drama.
Lesbian authors -- Drama.
Intellectual life -- France -- 20th century -- Drama.
Salons -- France -- 20th century -- Drama.
Women authors -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

Geographic Term
France -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama.

Added Author
Westmoreland, Wash,
Glatzer, Richard, 1952-2015,
Lenkiewicz, Rebecca,
Knightley, Keira, 1985-,
Tomlinson, Eleanor, 1992-,
West, Dominic, 1969-,
Gough, Denise, 1980-
Shaw, Fiona, 1958-,
Hart, Aiysha,
Pugh, Robert, 1950-,

Added Uniform Title
Colette (Motion picture : 2018)

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