The Tenant

Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1976. Vintage press kit for the 1976 film. Included in the kit are 18 vintage black-and-white studio still photographs, and 58 pages of promotional and production information.

Based on the 1964 novel "Le locataire chimerique" by Roland Topor. The third final film in Polanski's "Apartment Trilogy," (following "Repulsion" and "Rosemary's Baby") in which Polanski plays the role of a man who finds out that the previous tenant of his Parisian apartment attempted suicide by jumping out the window. Slowly, the man becomes obsessed with the tenant, taking on more and more of her habits, ultimately including her attempts at self destruction. Nominated for the Palme d'Or.

Set in Paris, and shot there on location.

Photographs 8 x 10 inches. 18 pages of production information, saddle stapled, 8.5 x 11 inches, with an additional 40 pages of corner stapled production information. All materials about Fine, housed in a Very Good plus studio folder.


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