You've probably never heard of Alice Guy-Blaché, but you aren't the only one.
The Frenchwoman was one of the first people in the world to make na...
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I've been learning a lot about Alice Guy-Blaché over the past week. She was one of the first female film directors. She may have been the first to bring narrative to film. I'm affectionately thinking of her as the first female geek.
Pop quiz: Who was at the beginning of the film industry? D.W. Griffith, Cecil B. De Mille, and Alice Guy Blache immediately spring to mind, right? Yes! Wait, what? Who?
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