Colette is a 2018 American biographical drama film, directed by Wash Westmoreland, from a screenplay by Westmoreland and Richard Glatzer, based upon the life of the French novelist Colette. It stars Keira Knightley, Dominic West, and Denise Gough.
It had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 20, 2018. It is scheduled to be released in the United States on September 21, 2018, by Bleecker Street and 30West, It is scheduled to be released in the United Kingdom on January 25, 2019
After moving to Paris, author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette agrees to ghostwrite a semi-autobiographical novel for her husband. Its success soon inspires her to fight for creative ownership and overcome the societal constraints of the early 20th century. Initial release: September 21, 2018 (USA) Director: Wash Westmoreland Music composed by: Thomas Adès Production company: Bold Films Producers: Christine Vachon, Michel Litvak, Stephen Woolley, Elizabeth Karlsen, Gary Michael Walters, Pamela Koffler Screenplay: Wash Westmoreland, Richard Glatzer, Rebecca Lenkiewicz