Chanel's eccentric creative director, Karl Lagerfeld has directed a short film starring Keira Knightley playing the role of the creator of the fashion house - “Coco Chanel”.
Karl Lagerfeld has reportedly ordered the construction of “detailed, retro sets” re-creating Deauville, a seaside town in Normandy where Chanel’s first store was located.
Trivia: Keira Knightley—is presently the face of Chanel’s Coco Mademoiselle–perfume campaign.
The fashion designer, artist, architect, photographer and now movie maker has also written and directed another short film called “The Tale of a Fairy” (embedded below)
teen-i-am: likes this quote, Chanel "Fashion fades, only style remains"