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image of Turkish Delight (Collection of four original photographs from the 1973 film)

Turkish Delight (Collection of four original photographs from the 1973 film)

by Verhoeven, Paul (director); Jan Wolkers (novel); Willem Veenman (still photographer); Gerard Soeteman (screenwriter); Monique van de Ven, Rutger Hauer, Tonny Huurdeman (starring)

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Published
1974
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$125.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1974. Collection of four vintage double weight studio still photographs from US release of the 1973 Dutch film. Based on the 1969 novel "Turks Fruit" by Jan Wolkers. Gifted sculptor Eric Vonk (Rutger Hauer) falls in love and marries the beautiful young Olga Stapels (Monique van de Ven) to the disapproval of her family. … Read more
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Ashes and Diamonds (Three original photographs from US release of the 1958 film)

by Wajda, Andrzej (director, screenwriter); Jerry Andrzejewski (novel, screenwriter); Zbigniew Cybulski, Ewa Krzyzewska, Waclaw Zastrzezynski (starring)

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Published
1961
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$675.00

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New York: Janus Films, 1961. Three vintage studio still photographs from the US release of the 1958 film. Based on the 1948 novel by Jerzy Andrzejewski. The last film in the "war" trilogy that began Polish director Wajda's career as a director, preceded by "Pokolenie" (1955) and "Kanal" (1957). A strong anti-war statement, framed in… Read more
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$675.00
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Satanik (Original screenplay for an unproduced Spanish film)

by [Film screenplays]

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Published
1983
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$475.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1983. Draft script for an unproduced Spanish film. Spanish language. "Satanik" written in holograph marker in a large stylized fashion on front wrapper. Stamp of Spanish film company "Copercines" on front wrapper. Title page stamped with "Filmoteca Nacional de Espana" (National Film Library of Spain) "Procedencia" (Origin) with the name Manzanos written in holograph ink, boxed… Read more
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One Woman's Lover [Legami Non Impossibili] (Original photograph from the 1974 film)

by D'Allesandro, Joe (starring); Sergio Bazzini (director, screenwriter); Ingo Hermes (screenwriter); Andrea Ferreol, Marino Mase, Daniela Metternich (starring)

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Published
1974
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$450.00

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Munich: Concorde Film, 1974. Vintage borderless candid reference photograph of Warhol superstar Joe D'Allesandro in the 1974 Italian film. With a mimeo snipe to the verso. By the time D'Allesandro appeared in the torrid romantic drama "One Woman's Lover", he was already well established as a gay icon and noted male sex symbol as a result… Read more
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$450.00
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The Soft Skin (Original photograph from the 1964 film)

by Truffaut, Francois (director, screenwriter); Raymond Cauchetier (still photographer); Jean-Louis Richard (screenwriter); Jean Desailly, Francoise Dorleac, Nelly Benedetti (starring)

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Published
1964
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$750.00

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Paris: Les Films du Carrosse, 1964. Vintage oversize, borderless photograph from the 1964 French film. Holograph pencil annotations on the verso noting the name of the film and photographer. Legendary director and French New Wave auteur Francois Truffaut's fourth film, about a seemingly happily married literary scholar who begins an affair with an airline stewardess. … Read more
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$750.00
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1900 (Original photograph on the set of the 1976 film)

by Bertolucci, Bernardo (director, screenwriter); Franco Arcalli, Giuseppe Bertolucci (screenwriters); Robert De Niro, Gerard Depardieu, Dominique Sanda, Francesca Bertini (starring)

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Published
1976
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$250.00

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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1976. Vintage photograph on the set of the 1976 film, showing director Bernardo Bertolucci giving instructions to actors Robert De Niro, Gerard Depardieu, and Romolo Valli. Director Bernardo Bertolucci's epic film was a gargantuan undertaking, requiring the resources of three European countries and a trio of American movie studios. Set in the… Read more
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image of Original photograph of Monica Vitti and Michelangelo Antonioni, 1963

Original photograph of Monica Vitti and Michelangelo Antonioni, 1963

by Vitti, Monica; Michelangelo Antonioni (subjects)

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Published
1963
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$550.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1963. Vintage borderless press photograph of director Michelangelo Antonioni and actor Monica Vitti leaving a nightclub in Rome in 1963. With a stamp for Farabola press agency and a mimeo snipe to the verso. Vitti and Antonioni enjoyed a prolonged romantic and professional relationship throughout the late 1950s and 1960s, creating "L'avventura" (1960), "La Notte" (1961),… Read more
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Maestro (Original screenplay for the 1965 television film)

by Antczak, Jerzy (director, screenwriter); Zdzislaw Skowronski (screenwriter); Ljuba Kovacevic, Ljiljana Krstic, Predrag Lakovic (starring)

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Published
1965
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N.p.: N.p., 1965. Draft script for the 1965 Yugoslavian made-for-television film, first aired on November 15, 1965. With a few holograph ink annotations throughout, mostly noting deletions and grammatical revisions. Text in English. An aging actor recalls his experiences twenty years earlier during World War II, in particular remembering an older artist nicknamed "Maestro" who encouraged him… Read more
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The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Collection of five original photographs from the 1956 film)

by Delannoy, Jean (director); Victor Hugo (novel); Jean Aurenche, Jacques Prevert (screenwriters); Gina Lollobrigida, Anthony Quinn, Jean Danet (starring)

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Published
1956
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$150.00

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N.p.: Paris Film Productions, 1956. Collection of five vintage studio still photographs from the 1956 film. Three photos shown, please inquire to see others. The seventh film adaptation of Victor Hugo's 1831 novel, Jean Delannoy's "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" was the first made in color and one of the few adaptations to retain Victor Hugo's original… Read more
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The Wild Damned Girl (Original poster for the 1970 film)

by Parashakis, Paul (director); Barbara, Eric Priolas, Effie Plumi (starring)

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Published
1970
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N.p.: Nova Films, 1970. Vintage one sheet poster for the 1970 film. "Nova Films Presents" sticker over original Greek distributor on top left for distribution in the British market. "Printed in Greece" and "73-756" stamps on the verso. X-rated Greek sexploitation film initially released in 1970 and released in the UK in 1972. 23 x 31.5 inches,… Read more
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Playtime (Original photograph from the 1967 film)

by Tati, Jacques (director, screenwriter, starring); Jacques Lagrange, Art Buchwald (screenwriters)

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Published
1967
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$300.00

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Paris: Jolly Film, 1967. Vintage borderless still photograph from the 1967 film. Monsieur Hulot first came to the attention of the world during his beach vacation in "Monsieur Hulot's Holiday" (1953), then reappeared in a modern French neighborhood in "Mon Oncle" (1958). The third feature finds him in the city, whose complexities unfold, revolve, deconstruct, and reconstruct… Read more
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Lulu (Collection of 3 original photographs from the 1980 film)

by Borowczyk, Walerian (director, screenwriter); Frank Wedekind (plays); Anton Giulio Majano, Geza von Radvanyi (screenwriters); Anne Bennent, Michele Placido, Jean-Jacques Delbo (starring)

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Published
1980
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N.p.: Capital Films, 1980. 3 vintage borderless photographs from the 1980 film. Based on Frank Wedekind's character Lulu from his two-play series "Erdgeist" and "Die Buschse der Pandora," Borowczyk's "Lulu" stars Anne Bennent as the enticing, opportunistic and ultimately tragic Lulu. G.W. Pabst's classic 1929 "Pandora's Box" starring Louise Brooks was based on the same… Read more
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image of Europe '51 [Europa '51] (Original photograph from the 1952 film)

Europe '51 [Europa '51] (Original photograph from the 1952 film)

by Rossellini, Roberto (director, screenwriter); Sandro De Feo, Mario Pannunzio, Ivo Perilli, Brunello Rondi (screenwriters); Ingrid Bergman, Alexander Knox, Ettore Giannini, Giulietta Masina (starring)

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Published
1952
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Rome: Ponti-De Laurentils Cinematografica, 1952. Vintage photograph of Ingrid Bergman from the classic 1952 Italian neorealist film. With holograph annotations regarding layout, mimeo snipe, and stamps of distributor Lux Films and "Cinemonde" magazine on the verso. Ingrid Bergman stars as Irene, a wealthy Rome socialite whose life is shattered following her son's suicide. Rossellini, taking inspiration in… Read more
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image of Rape (Collection of 25 original photographs, with flyer and original envelope, from the 1976 film)

Rape (Collection of 25 original photographs, with flyer and original envelope, from the 1976 film)

by Iglesias, Miguel as M.I. Bonns (director, screenwriter); Enrique Josa (screenwriter); Nadiuska, Ramiro Oliveros, Gil Vidal, Luis Induni (starring)

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Published
1976
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$650.00

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Spain: Profilmes, 1976. Collection of 25 vintage borderless photographs for the international release of the 1976 Spanish exploitation film. Also included in the original plain brown paper envelope and a glossy, full color, two sided flyer for the film, featuring a synopsis in English, French and Spanish. Two friends travel to a remote village to investigate the… Read more
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image of Three original photographs of Pierre Etaix, circa 1963

Three original photographs of Pierre Etaix, circa 1963

by Etaix, Pierre (subject)

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Published
1963
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$375.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1963. Very Good plus.
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Rape (Original advertising flyer for the 1976 film)

by Iglesias, Miguel as M.I. Bonns (director, screenwriter); Enrique Josa (screenwriter); Nadiuska, Ramiro Oliveros, Gil Vidal, Luis Induni (starring)

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Published
1976
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Spain: Profilmes, 1976. Original glossy, full color, two sided advertising flyer for international release of the 1976 film, featuring a synopsis in English, French and Spanish. Two friends travel to a remote village to investigate the mysterious death of a friend, only to uncover a possible supernatural explanation in a young woman the villagers claim is a… Read more
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image of The Grand Maneuver [Les grandes manoeuvres] (Collection of 867 original keybook photographs for the 1955 film)

The Grand Maneuver [Les grandes manoeuvres] (Collection of 867 original keybook photographs for the 1955 film)

by Clair, Rene (director, screenwriter); Serge Beauvarlet (still photographer); Michele Morgan, Gerarde Philipe, Jean Desailly, Brigitte Bardot (starring)

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Published
1955
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Paris: Cinedis, 1955. Collection of 867 original black-and-white keybook still photographs from the 1955 French film. Small snapshot photos pasted on thick stock in three large quarto "Lavis aquarelle" brand spiral bound notebook with maroon faux leather front wrapper and a paper title label affixed to the front wrapper. Nearly all photos numbered in holograph ink inside a small… Read more
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Gil Vidal (Original portrait photograph, circa 1956)

by [Vidal, Gil]

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Published
1956
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Paris: Cinedis, 1956. Original borderless single weight studio portrait photograph of French actor Gil Vidal, circa 1956. A close-up, nearly haunting head shot, and dramatically lit, printed on Agfa-Brovira photo paper. Vidal's name in holograph ink, and numerical notation in holograph pencil, on the verso. Vidal was a prominent actor in the 1950s, with credits including "Bibi Fricoti"… Read more
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image of Too Late to Love [Pourquoi viens-tu si tard...] (Collection of 370 original keybook  still photographs from the 1959 film)

Too Late to Love [Pourquoi viens-tu si tard...] (Collection of 370 original keybook still photographs from the 1959 film)

by Decoin, Henri (director, screenwriter); Michel Audiard, Claude Brule, Pierre Roustang, Albert Valentin (screenwriters); Paul Apoteker (still photographer); Maurice Vidalin (poem); Michele Morgan, Henri Vidal, Francis Blanche (starring)

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Published
1959
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Paris: Ulysse Production / Cinedis, 1959. Collection of 370 original black-and-white keybook still photographs from the 1959 French film, consisting of two unique and complimentary pieces, one being a studio film still keybook with 97 contact prints of small format transparencies, most with 12 images per print, amounting to over 1,000 images captured, nearly all images with series number… Read more
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Toto and Franca Faldini for "The Law Is the Law" [La loi est la loi] (Collection of 4 original press photographs, 1958)

by Christian-Jaque (director, screenwriter); Jacques Emmanuel, Agenore Incrocci, Jean Manse, Furio Scarpelli, Jean-Charles Tacchella (screenwriters); A. Traverso (photographer); Fernandel, Toto, Rene Genin, Henri Arius (starring)

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Published
1958
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Paris: Cinedis, 1958. Collection of four original single weight black-and-white press photographs from a showing of the 1958 French-Italia film. Starring actor Toto is seen with mistress and colleague, Franca Faldini, cavorting with fans and Toto with the host of the event. Photographer Traverso's rubberstamp, numerical notation in holograph pencil, and film title in holograph ink on the verso.… Read more
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