Jeanne d'Alcy (1865-1956) was one of France's earliest film stars. She appeared in h
  • Jeanne d'Alcy in Jeanne d'Arc (1900)
er first film in 1896, and is credited with the first nude scene in cinema history. She was married to legendary director Georges Méliès.

d'Alcy is also credited with the first known bondage scene in cinema, from the 1899/1900 film depiction of Joan of Arc, titled Jeanne d'Arc. The film, a ten-minute short, has been colorized since the original print.


  • Jeanne d'Arc - (1900) - Chained to a stake