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Colette: Liberation & Desire #Movie

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Sun 03 Apr 20:00 - 22:00

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Colette, whose real name is Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, is a French woman of letters, best known as a novelist, but who was also a mime, actress and journalist.

After a happy childhood between her parents, her two brothers and her sisters, the future novelist was still a teenager when she met the man who would become her first husband: Henry Gauthier-Villars ( Protected content ), better known by his pseudonym Willy. The wedding took place on May 15, Protected content Colette was just twenty years old.

Colette, a nonconformist woman raised in a rural environment, marries the charismatic and egocentric intellectual Willy. Colette writes novels based on her experience in Paris, to be published under her husband's name.

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Movie in English and Spanish subtitles !

If you are interested in ending the weekend watching a film that tells the true story of one of the best writers in France and, incidentally, exchange opinions later, you are invited !