Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché

She saw the future through the camera lens
Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché
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DVD Details

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 43 minutes
  • Video: Black & White / Color
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released: August 20, 2019
  • Originally Released: 2018
  • Label: Zeitgeist Films

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Entertainment Reviews:

Certified Fresh96%

Total Count: 75


User Ratings: 22
Be Natural delightfully unearths a female film pioneer forgotten by history. Full Review
Midwest Film Journal
Dec 6, 2019
Rating: 3/5 -- This makes a great companion piece to the "Gaumont Treasures: 1897-1913," a meticulously restored DVD collection that contains a good number of the director's films. Full Review
San Diego Reader
Jul 19, 2019
Rating: 5/5 -- Sometimes real life narratives are every bit as fantastic as the stories we tell. Full Review
Eye for Film
Dec 2, 2019
It definitely piques your interest about her work. Full Review
FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Sep 27, 2019
Rating: 4/4 -- A frustrating story, but also an exhilarating one, in that Guy-Blaché's work is deserving and we're finally finding out about it. Full Review
San Francisco Chronicle
Jun 18, 2019
Rating: 4/5 -- The film is a must for aficionados. Full Review
Sydney Morning Herald
Jul 31, 2019
If you're planning on working in the industry in any capacity, it's probably for the best that you learn about Guy-Blaché. Now that the documentary is out, you have no excuse not to know about the woman who launched the film industry as we know it. Full Review
Just Add Color
Sep 4, 2019

Product Description:

The epic life story of Alice Guy-Blaché (1873–1968), a French screenwriter, director and producer, true pioneer of cinema, the first person who made a narrative fiction film; author of hundreds of movies, but banished from history books. Ignored and forgotten. At last remembered. -- Description provided by TMDb

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