Alice Guy Blache: First in a Still Too Small Club

6 January 2010

..that is, women film directors. Here’s a link to a Wall Street Journal article about the French woman who saw the storytelling potential of film in its earliest days–currently the subject of an exhibit in NYC at the Whitney.

WSJ Article: Alice Guy

There a few short pieces from Guy on YouTube. (I tried unsuccessfully to load one here; please have a look for yourself).

The Ocean Waif (1916)


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