La Vie en Rose (La Môme) DVD - 2007 film directed by Olivier Dahan. The extraordinary life of singer, Edith Piaf, as portrayed by Best Actress winner, Marion Cotillard. An un-chronological look at the life of the Little Sparrow, Edith Piaf (1915-1963). Her mother is an alcoholic street singer, her father a circus performer, her paternal grandmother a madam. During childhood she lives with each of them. At 20, she's a street singer discovered by a club owner who's soon murdered, coached by a musician who brings her to concert halls, then quickly famous. Constant companions are alcohol and heartache. The tragedies of her love affair with Marcel Cerdan and the death of her only child belie the words of one of her signature songs, 'Non, je ne regrette rien.' Stars Marion Cotillard as Edith Piaf. Rated PG-13 for substance abuse, sexual content, brief nudity, language and thematic elements. 140 minutes.
Soundtrack also available on audio cd!