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3.8
12 Ratings

Be Pretty and Shut Up!

Sois belle et tais-toi!

Directed by Delphine Seyrig
France, 1976
Documentary

Synopsis

In 1976, Delphine Seyrig asked 24 French and US actresses about their professional experiences as women, their roles and their relationships with directors. A sobering assessment of an industry that only awards parts based on clichés and stereotypes.

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Be Pretty and Shut Up! Directed by Delphine Seyrig

Critics reviews

As these women express their anger and frustration, their regrets and their hopes, they are, finally, appearing in a movie in which they reveal the depth and the originality of their own character.
January 26, 2018
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