Specially created to celebrate the life and loves of Gabrielle Chanel is a series of 5 new short films, which in 5 different chapters explore her early days growing up in an orphanage to losing the love of her life, Boy Capel.
Titled ‘Coco’ and ‘Mademoiselle’ respectively for the first 2 films, which are also the only 2 that have been released online so far, find out about her travels, her lovers and her encounters that transformed her from a young orphan into a liberated woman who left a legacy of style that’s as timeless today.
Chapter 5: Coco
Chapter 6: Mademoiselle
Bookmark this page and check back regularly where I’ll be updating the post as more videos are released. And trust me when I say this, watching them just once wouldn’t be enough, what with the witty narrative and beautiful visuals. Enjoy.
Update: 13 September 2013
Chapter 7: Gabrielle Chanel
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