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cover of Gimme Shelter (Collection of twelve original photographs from the 1970 documentary film)

Gimme Shelter (Collection of twelve original photographs from the 1970 documentary film)

by [The Rolling Stones] Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman (starring); Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin (directors)

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1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Collection of twelve vintage borderless black and white photographs from the landmark 1970 documentary, consisting of seven double-weight satin finish photographs and five single-weight glossy photographs. Shown are all members of the band both on and off stage, as well as the Maysles Brothers, Tina Turner, and crazed fans. Directed by cinema verite pioneers Albert… Read more
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cover of White Wilderness (Original pressbook for the 1958 film)

White Wilderness (Original pressbook for the 1958 film)

by James Algar (director, screenwriter)

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Published
1958
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Burbank, CA: Buena Vista / Walt Disney Productions, 1958. Vintage pressbook for the 1958 film. A nature documentary about animal life in the North American Arctic. Most notable for its infamous scene featuring a pack of lemmings jumping off a cliff into the Arctic Ocean, supposedly to migrate-a scene that was in reality staged by the filmmakers,… Read more
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Compañeras and Compañeros (Archive of ten original photographs from the 1970 film)

by Adolfas Mekas, Barbara Stone (directors)

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1970
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New York: Contemporary Films, 1970. Archive of ten vintage reference photographs from the 1970 film. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with the stamp of Israel Film Archive. From the collection of film historian Joel Finler. A documentary about the Cuban revolution, told through interviews with activists, workers, students, and others. Co-director Adolfas Mekas was the… Read more
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cover of The Horse with the Flying Tail (Original pressbook for the 1960 film)

The Horse with the Flying Tail (Original pressbook for the 1960 film)

by Larry Lansburgh (director); George Fenneman (starring)

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1960
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Burbank, CA: Buena Vista / Walt Disney Productions, 1960. Vintage pressbook for the 1960 film. A documentary about the prizewinning palomino horse Nautical, which won the team gold medal at the 1959 Pan American Games. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Documentary. Seven pages, saddle stitched, 11.5 x 15 inches. Very Good plus overall.… Read more
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Jungle Cat (Original pressbook for the 1960 film)

by James Algar (director, screenwriter); Winston Hibler (starring)

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Published
1960
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Burbank, CA: Buena Vista / Walt Disney Productions, 1960. Vintage pressbook for the 1960 film. A documentary following the life of a jaguar living in South America. The fourteenth and final installment in Disney's True-Life Adventures series. Shot on location in Brazil and Argentina. 23 pages, saddle stitched, 11.5 x 15 inches. Very… Read more
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cover of Po-lit-i-cal Pho-to-graphs [Political Photographs]: of, pertaining to, or dealing with the study of affairs, structure... (Original poster for the 1972 art exhibition, signed by photographer Jerome Liebling)

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Amherst, MA: Hampshire College Gallery, 1972. Vintage poster for a 1972 exhibition at Hampshire College Gallery. SIGNED by photographer Jerome Liebling. Jerome Liebling worked as a photographer and documentary filmmaker for over six decades. Liebling began his career after World War II, joining New York's Photo League in 1947 alongside Sol Libsohn, Sid Grossman, Morris Engel, Arthur… Read more
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cover of The Song Remains the Same (Collection of seven original lobby cards and eight original photographs from the 1976 documentary film)

The Song Remains the Same (Collection of seven original lobby cards and eight original photographs from the 1976 documentary film)

by [Led Zeppelin] Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Bonham, John Paul Jones (starring); Peter Clifton, Joe Massot (directors)

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Published
1976
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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1976. Vintage press kit for the French release of the 1976 film, including seven borderless color lobby cards, eight black and white reference photographs, and one gathering of promotional reading material in French, with a single holograph ink annotation to the first leaf, noting "Sortie le 2 Fevrier 77" ("Released on February 2 1977"). … Read more
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cover of We Dig Coal: A Portrait of Three Women (Original photograph from the 1982 documentary film)

We Dig Coal: A Portrait of Three Women (Original photograph from the 1982 documentary film)

by Marilyn McCusker, Bernice Dombroski, Mary Louise Carson (subjects); Geraldine Wurzburg (photographer)

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Published
1982
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Arlington: PBS, 1982. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1982 documentary film, showing actress Bernice Dombroski in a miner's hard hat. A documentary following the everyday lives of three women working as coal miners in central Pennsylvania, with a particular focus on Marilyn McCusker, the first woman to die while working in a mine in the United… Read more
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cover of Los Sures [Living Los Sures] (Original photograph from the 1984 film)

Los Sures [Living Los Sures] (Original photograph from the 1984 film)

by Diego Echeverria (director); Marta Aviles, Evelyn Borges, Tito Lopez

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Published
1984
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N.p.: Non Fiction Television, 1984. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1984 film, showing young gang leader Tito Lopez with members of his crew, looking down at a sidewalk memorial for his brother. A documentary depicting life in Los Sures, one of the poorest neighborhoods in Brooklyn. A sharp portrait of Williamsburg in the mid-1980s, before gentrification,… Read more
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cover of Chuck Berry: Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll (Original promotional photograph of director Taylor Hackford from the 1987 film)

Chuck Berry: Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll (Original promotional photograph of director Taylor Hackford from the 1987 film)

by Taylor Hackford (director); Chuck Berry, Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Roy Orbison, Etta James, Linda Ronstadt, Joe Walsh (starring)

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Published
1987
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Universal City: Universal Studios, 1987. Vintage promotional photograph of director Taylor Hackford from the 1987 film. Provenance stamp of collector, historian, and author "Frank Driggs" on verso. Hackford's documentary of two 1986 concerts on October 16, 1986 at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis, celebrating Chuck Berry's 60th birthday. Featuring performances and interviews with a multitude of… Read more
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WR: Mysteries of the Organism (Original poster from the 1971 film)

by Dusan Makavejev (director, screenwriter); Milena Dravic, Ivica Vidovic, Jagoda Kaloper, Tuli Kupferberg (starring)

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Published
1971
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N.p.: SITO-STAMPA STOJKOV/NOVI SAD, 1971. Vintage Yugoslavian two-color silkscreen half-sheet poster from the 1971 film, with the film title in Serbo-Croatian, French, German, and English. A whirlwind hybrid of documentary, detournement, and fiction, Yugoslavian filmmaker Dusan Makavejev explores the relationship between Eastern European communist politics and sex. Beginning as a documentary investigation into the life and work… Read more
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cover of Beyond and Back (Collection of five original photographs from the 1978 film)

Beyond and Back (Collection of five original photographs from the 1978 film)

by James L. Conway (director); Stephen Lord, Ralph Wilkerson (screenwriters); Brad Crandall, Vern Adix, Linda Bishop (starring)

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Published
1978
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Utah: Sunn Classic Pictures, 1978. Collection of five vintage studio still photographs from the 1978 film. With the stamp of a Canadian film distributor on the verso, and a stamp noting production No. 78-740 on the bottom right corner of the recto. A collection of interviews regarding (and dramatizations of) people's near-death experiences, focusing on visions of… Read more
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cover of Beyond and Back (Collection of four original color photographs from the 1978 film)

Beyond and Back (Collection of four original color photographs from the 1978 film)

by James L. Conway (director); Stephen Lord, Ralph Wilkerson (screenwriters); Brad Crandall, Vern Adix, Linda Bishop (starring)

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Published
1978
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Utah: Sunn Classic Pictures, 1978. Collection of five vintage color studio still photographs from the 1978 documentary film. One with the stamp of a Canadian film distributor on the verso, and three with handwritten ink annotations noting production No. 78-740 on the bottom right corner of the recto. A collection of interviews regarding (and dramatizations of) people's near-death… Read more
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cover of Sadismo (Original photograph from the 1967 film)

Sadismo (Original photograph from the 1967 film)

by Bob Cresse (director); Phillip Marx (screenwriter); Terry Telli, Burt Topper (starring)

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Published
1967
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N.p.: Trans American Films, 1967. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1967 documentary film, showing a nurse applying seaweed to a naked woman's back and legs. Cropping annotations to the verso. A mondo documentary (although many scenes were staged by the filmmakers) presenting unusual torture methods across the world, including ritual sacrifices by Satanists and pagans, Nazi… Read more
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cover of Collection of 17 original photographs from a promotional film about the British General Post Office

Collection of 17 original photographs from a promotional film about the British General Post Office

by [General Post Office] [GPO Film Unit]

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Published
1950
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N.p.: N.p., 1950. Collection of 17 vintage reference photographs from promotional films about the British General Post Office (GPO), likely produced by the GPO Film Unit. 15 with stamps specific to a film's UK release on the verso, 5 with mimeo snipes, and several with handwritten ink annotations. From the collection of noted British film producer John… Read more
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cover of Archive of 103 vernacular photographs by documentary filmmaker Barnett Addis, circa 1950s-1960s

Archive of 103 vernacular photographs by documentary filmmaker Barnett Addis, circa 1950s-1960s

by Barnett Addis (photographer, filmmaker)

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1960
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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Archive of 103 vintage, vernacular photographs, a mix of double and single weight, by psychologist and documentary filmmaker Barnett Addis, circa 1950s-1960s. 21 photographs with his stamp on the verso, several of which also include brief holograph pencil annotations noting the subject, location, or year. As a faculty member, and later director, of the… Read more
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cover of The Savage Eye (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1959 film)

The Savage Eye (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1959 film)

by Ben Maddow, Sidney Meyers, Joseph Strick (directors, screenwriters); Barbara Baxley, Herschel Bernardi, Jean Hidey, Gary Merrill (starring)

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Published
1959
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London: Contemporary Films, 1959. Collection of eight photographs (four vintage studio still photographs and four vintage reference photographs) from the UK release of the 1959 US film. Four with printed mimeo snipes affixed to the verso, and six with the stamp of Contemporary Films. From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler. A newly… Read more
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cover of Third World [Prisonnier de la Rue] (Two original photographs from the 1980 film)

Third World [Prisonnier de la Rue] (Two original photographs from the 1980 film)

by Jerome Laperrousaz (director); Irvin "Carrot" Jarrett, William "Willie" Stewart, Stephen "Cat" Coore, Richard Daley, Michael "Ibo" Cooper (starring)

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Published
1980
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N.p.: N.p., 1980. Two vintage borderless reference photographs from the 1980 French film. A documentary following the lives of reggae fusion band Third World. Shot on location in Jamaica. 7 x 5 inches. Near Fine.
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cover of Soul to Soul (Collection of three original photographs from the 1971 documentary film)

Soul to Soul (Collection of three original photographs from the 1971 documentary film)

by Denis Sanders (director); Roberta Flack, Les McCann, Wilson Pickett, Gregg Rolie, Tina Turner, Ike Turner (starring)

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Published
1971
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N.p.: N.p., 1971. Collection of three vintage borderless color photographs from the 1971 film. A documentary capturing a 1971 concert in celebration of the 14th anniversary of Ghana's independence day, held at Black Star Square in Accra and featuring performances by Roberta Flack, Les McCann and Eddie Harris, Wilson Pickett, Ike and Tina Turner, Santana, The Staple Singers,… Read more
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cover of The Concert for Bangladesh (Original photograph of George Harrison and Bob Dylan from the 1972 film)

The Concert for Bangladesh (Original photograph of George Harrison and Bob Dylan from the 1972 film)

by Saul Swimmer (director); George Harrison, Ravi Shankar, Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Leon Russell (starring)

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Published
1972
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N.p.: N.p., 1972. Vintage borderless satin-finish double-weight reference photograph from the 1972 documentary film, showing musicians George Harrison and Bob Dylan performing together. One of the first large-scale humanitarian aid rock concerts, The Concert for Bangladesh featured a plethora of 1960s pop and rock musicians performing to raise relief funds for the refugees of the 1971 Bangladesh… Read more
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