‘Introducing, Selma Blair: Review: A Doc That Bravely Rips the Band-Aid Off Society’s View of Chronic Illness [SXSW 2021]
Posted on Thursday, March 18th, 2021 by Marisa Mirabal
Standing over the kitchen sink, slowly cutting the inside out of a fresh strawberry, actress Selma Blair marvels at the control of her steady hands as she claims a small victory over her handling of the sharp blade. Filled with joy and accomplishment, it is clear this act means the world to her in the moment. And it should. This is just one of many intimate scenes captured in director Rachel Fleit’s documentary Introducing, Selma Blair as she chronicles Blair’s medical journey.