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Alison de Burgh

Interview with Alison de Burgh

October 14, 2016

The First Woman to become a stage and screen fight director, Alison de Burgh is no stranger to bows, knives and swords. She shares with First Women her journey to her first which, it seems, was no less of a battle… I think men guard the status quo through fear When I told a colleague that I wanted to be a fight director, they said: ‘they’ll never let you.’  And yes, they were pretty mean to me. Men had allowed testosterone to drive their work in the role. I think they were afraid that read more