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B is for Alice Guy-Blaché – Visionary and First Female Film Director #AtoZ Challenge

Alice Guy-Blaché portrait picture, 1913, Apeda Studio New York . Alice Ida Guy was born in France on July 1st, 1873 and died in the US on March 24th, 1968. Amazingly, she was the second person as well as the first woman to be a film director and writer of narrative fiction films. In 1894, she started working as …

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