Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, Circa 1964. Collection of 9 vintage Kodak Safety color transparencies from the 1965 film. Several photographers worked on the set, including Frank Bez, Douglas Kirkland, James Mitchell, and Paul Beeson, most going uncredited upon the film's release. Transparencies in clear sleeves, each with an identifying code (79-X-3, 79-X-6, etc.)
Based on Maria von Trapp's 1949 book, "The Story of the Trapp Family Singers," and one of the most revered musicals of the twentieth century. A highly stylized and sentimental portrait of the true-life Von Trapp family, who resisted the Nazi regime during World War II.
Winner of five Academy Awards, including Best Picture.
Each transparency 4 x 5 inches (10 x 12.7 cm). Near Fine overall.
Complete collation details available on request.
National Film Registry.
Hirschhorn, p. 384.