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The Consequences of Feminism

Alice Guy-Blaché Les résultats du féminisme, FR, 1906, 7', SD video

​The director is trying her hand on an engaged film with Results of Feminism, parodying gender roles. The film made in 1906 depicts a domestic situation in which men are in the kitchen or changing diapers, while women chat, smoke and scold men. But at the end of the film, men revolt and restore their masculinity… According to some, such an ending was requested by Léon Gaumont.

 

"Les Résultats du féminisme", a film by Alice Guy. Gaumont production, 1906.

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