Chanel No 5 in Night Train

“Train de Nuit”, the new CHANEL N°5 film, was launched online at on May 5, 2009. The film, starring Audrey Tautou and Travis Davenport, is the work of French director Jean-Pierre Jeunet with Audrey Tautou and Travis Davenport. Night Train is a tale of chance and fate, exploring the brief encounter between a man and a woman traveling to Istanbul on the Orient Express night train. Two destinies are brought together by a scent like no other.

Chanel no 5 Night Train site

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Behind the Scenes

Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Audrey Tautou talk about the making of the film in a 7:28 minute interview with Elizabeth Quin.

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Audrey Tautou joins the legendary league of women who have represented CHANEL N˚5 including Nicole Kidman, Ali McGraw, Carole Bouquet, Lauren Hutton and Catherine Deneuve. The cinematic partnership between Audrey Tautou and Jean-Pierre Jeunet continues the tradition of CHANEL pairing influential directors and their muses for short films.

Jean-Pierre Jeunet is a well known French film director responsible for La cité des enfants perdus (The City of Lost Children), 1995, Alien Resurrection, 1997, Le fabuleux destin d’Amélie Poulain, 2001, Un long dimanche de fiançailles (A Very Long Engagement), 2004 and Micmacs à tire-larigot, 2009. Audrey worked with Jean-Pierre in A Very Long Engagement and Amélie. Jeunet worked with production company Tapioca Films, Paris.

Travis Davenport is a model based in London.

Music is “I’m a Fool to Want You” by Billie Holiday.

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