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    Billy Wilder's The Apartment Awards and Photo Archive. This lot from Billy Wilder's multiple Oscar-winning comedy-drama starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, and Fred MacMurray includes 17 b&w approximately 11" x 14" candid production stills showing the director at work with his cast. Also included are three 1960 Motion Picture Arts Club award certificates (for Best Producer, Best Director, and Best Screen Writer); two 1960 Venice Film Festival certificates, one for nomination, one for diploma; Film Critics' Circle of the Foreign Language Press Award of Merit certificate for "Best American Film of 1960"; and Foreign Press Association Award for "Best American Motion Picture of 1960." In Fine condition with minor toning on the awards and slight warp on the photos. From the Billy Wilder Archive.

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    October, 2008
    4th-6th Saturday-Monday
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