The Farmer's Daughter

Hollywood: RKO Radio Pictures, 1961. Post-production 16mm Combined Continuity script for the 1947 film. Based on the Finnish play "Juurakon Hulda" by Hella Wuolijoki, under the pseudonym Juhani Tervapaa.

Loretta Young gives a standout performance as a woman who initially leaves home to study nursing in Washington DC but ends up running for Congress through a convoluted series of events. Together with the help of her new congressman fiance, his well connected mother, and her three strapping young brothers they defeat their corrupt opponent. Winner of an Academy Award for Best Actress, and nominated for one other.

Tall pale green titled wrappers, lacking rear wrapper. Dated May 24, 1961, noting 3 reels and footage of 3460 feet. Mimeograph. Near Fine.


[Book #130387]

Price: $15.00