AFS Presents: BE NATURAL: THE UNTOLD STORY OF ALICE GUY BLACHE

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Cinema, Austin TX

Mar 23 - 26
AFS Presents: BE NATURAL: THE UNTOLD STORY OF ALICE GUY BLACHE

Pamela B. Green’s energetic film is both a tribute and a detective story, tracing the circumstances by which this extraordinary artist faded from memory and the path toward her reclamation. Narration by Jodie Foster. (New York Film Festival)

Alice Guy-Blaché was a true pioneer who got into the movie business at the very beginning—in 1894, at the age of 21. Two years later, she was made head of production at Gaumont and started directing films. She and her husband moved to the United States, and she founded her own company, Solax, in 1910—they started in Flushing and moved to a bigger facility in Fort Lee, New Jersey. But by 1919, Guy-Blaché’s career came to an abrupt end, and she and the 1000 films that bore her name were

View more

ADMISSION INFO

Sat, Mar 23 at 2:30pm, tickets are $9.00.

Tue, Mar 26 at 7:00pm, tickets are $11.25.

Contact: 5123220145

Email: afs@austinfilm.org

    Official Website

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Donna Kornhaber, Associate Professor of English at The University of Texas at Austin, will join us for the March 23 screening.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

AFS Cinema

6406 N IH-35 Frontage Road, Austin, TX 78752

Google Map of 6406 N IH-35 Frontage Road, Austin, TX 78752

See what's near this venue

CONNECT WITH Austin Film Society

    Website
/

MADE POSSIBLE WITH SUPPORT FROM

 

The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

FOLLOW US

Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA