I adore Delphine Seyrig's work, especially her collaboration with Marguerite Duras and Chantal Akerman. However, this documentary proffers us insights into a different side of Delphine Seyrig's life -- as a feminist.
Throughout this doc, we observe protests in Paris where women asked for legal abortion. We see famous actress like Jane Fonda, Juliet Berto, Millie Perkins talking about their experiences in the industry (clips from Sois belle et tais-toi). Delphine Seyrig and Carole Roussopoulos worked closedly on feminism documentaries to question how female characters were depicted on the screens as well how women were treated in the reality.
Delphine Seyrig and Carole Roussopoulos are both heros, dedicated to speak up for women during a very conservative time in…