Manohla Dargis of the New York Times has published an obituary of Alice Guy for the Overlooked Series. Overlooked is a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in The Times.Here's how it starts:
Alison McMahan is the author of the award-winning Alice Guy Blaché, Lost Visionary of the Cinema (Bloomsbury, 2002) and The Films of Tim Burton: Animating Live Action in Hollywood (Bloomsbury, 2005). She has a Ph.D. in Cinema Studies and Women's Studies from Union Institute & University. She produces documentaries for Homunculus Productions, and writes screenplays and fiction. represented by Gina Panettieri of Talcott Notch Literary.
In case you are new to this page, Be Natural is the feature-length documentary based, in part, on my book, Alice. Here is a link to the Be Natural Page that lists where the film can be seen in theaters this month and into June, both in the U.S. and internationally.
Here are links to some reviews:
Today is International Day of the Woman. The Google banner animation is fantastic. But you want to see more than google animations, don't you? Why not see a documentary film about Alice Guy Blache, the first woman filmmaker?