New York Times Obituary for Alice Guy Blaché Published


Overlooked is a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in The Times.

Last week, New York Times film critic Manohla Dargis covered the life and career of Alice Guy Blaché.

Alice Guy Blaché atop a horse outside her Lemoine Ave. home in Fort Lee, circa 1910s. Courtesy the Barrymore Film Center/Fort Lee Film Commission.

“Even before women had the right to vote, Blaché, in her actions and in her films, expressed female drives, desires and self-determination.”

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