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    USA Film Festival Rare Original Photos of Filmmaker Guests. Founded in Dallas in 1970 by SMU Professor of Cinema and Video Dr. G. William Jones and actor-filmmaker L.M. Kit Carson, the USA Film Festival is one of the oldest, most prestigious film festivals in the country. This set of 60 b&w 8" x 10" photos and several smaller snapshots is from the personal collection of the late Dr. Jones, and features rare and never-before-seen shots of such festival guests as Dennis Hopper, Jack Nicholson, George Cukor, Gregory Peck, Robert Altman, Sydney Pollack, King Vidor, William Wyler, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, and others at receptions and Q&A sessions circa 1980. The photos are enclosed in a three-ring binder and are in overall Excellent condition with very light wear.

    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    October, 2006
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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