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Sois Belle et Tais-Toi + Réponse de Femmes

Sois Belle et Tais-Toi + Réponse de Femmes

Sois Belle et Tais-Toi + Réponse de Femmes

1981 / 1975 / 123min / DCP

DIRECTOR: DELPHINE SEYRIG / AGNèS VARDA

CAST: MYLèNE DEMONGEOT, HENRI VIDAL, BéATRICE ALTARIBA

SOIS BELLE ET TAIS-TOI
(BE PRETTY AND SHUT UP)

Delphine Seyrig / 1981 / 115 min / DCP

RÉPONSE DE FEMMES: NOTRE CORPS, NOTRE SEXE
(WOMEN REPLY)

Agnès Varda / 1975 / 8 min / 35mm

One of the most iconic actresses of the 20th century and an ardent feminist who worked almost exclusively with female directors late in her career, Delphine Seyrig’s turns behind the camera have largely been ignored. In Be Pretty and Shut Up, Seyrig interviews some of the most famous actresses in the world, including Juliet Berto, Ellen Burstyn, Jane Fonda, Shirley MacLaine, Louise Fletcher, Maria Schneider, Barbara Steele, Viva, Anne Wiazemsky and more about their experiences in the movie industry, the dearth of roles, and the struggle for respect. Screening with Réponse de femmes: Notre corps, notre sexe, a short documentary letting women answer the the question, “What Does It Mean to Be A Woman?”

Total Runtime: 123 mins