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Alice Guy-Blaché is ...

Born 1 Jul 1873 in Saint-Mandé
Died 24 Mar 1968 in Wayne
Age94 years, 8 months
Alice Guy-Blaché
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About Alice Guy-Blaché

Alice Guy-Blaché (July 1, 1873 – March 24, 1968) was the first person to be a film director and writer of narrative fiction films. She experimented with Gaumont's Chronophone sound syncing system, color tinting, interracial casting, and special effects.

She is also known as Alice Guy-Blache.


Alice Guy-Blaché never remarried, and in 1964 she returned to the United States to stay with one of her daughters. On March 24, 1968, Guy died at the age of 94 while living at a nursing home in New Jersey. She is interred at Maryrest Cemetery.