Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché

Director Pamela B. Green documents the career of Alice Guy-Blaché, the first female film director, and seeks to find out why this artist faded from memory.

2019Rating: Exempt103 minsUSA
DocumentaryHistorical

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché / Reviews

Variety

Variety

The enterprise would be something to celebrate if the movie itself weren’t so flawed...

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

Thank goodness “Be Natural” is here to set a brilliant, distinguished, invaluable record straight.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

By the end of “Be Natural,” you won’t only have a clear idea of who this remarkable woman was; you may well have acquired a new taste in old movies.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

The film is a must for aficionados.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

A vital effort to right past wrongs and fix the messes made by (mostly) men.

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NPR

NPR

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché works hard to carve her name in the firmament, making an expansive argument for her as a pioneer in technique, a varied and gifted artist, and a shrewd businesswoman.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

As a teaching and consciousness-raising tool, it will be an indispensable resource.

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