Inventing The Movies

This novelized biography brings Alice Guy back to us, all of her determination, her creativity, her passion, her flaws, and her glory.

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Lost Visionary of The Cinema

This book provides a close analysis of the one hundred Guy Blaché films that survive, and in the process rewrites early cinema history.

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Posted on Jun 10, 2016
Posted on Jun 10, 2016

 

Alice Guy's Film Itinerary through SpainAlice Guy's Film Itinerary through SpainAlice Guy traveled around Spain for six weeks, from October 15th to the end of November of 1905,  filming in Barcelona, Madrid, Granada, Córdoba and Seville. Guy's mission was to film a series of chronophone films in Spanish and pave the way for Gaumont film distribution in Spain. Guy has also been tentatively credited with filming La Malagueña y el torero (1905) and Le Tango (1905) while on this journey.  Francisco Griñán, who has investigated her journey in a way never done before. Some of his results will soon be published in the journal The New Review of Film and Television. This blog contains images and links to support the article.