Norma Rae

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1979. Vintage borderless photograph from the set of the 1979 film, showing director Martin Ritt discussing a scene with star Sally Field. With the stamps of photographer Jacques Moreau and Twentieth Century-Fox on the verso.

Inspired by the real life story of Crystal Lee Sutton, about a woman who fights to unionize a textile company. Field would win Best Actress at both Cannes and the Academy Awards, and the film would be nominated for both the Palme d'Or and Best Picture. Nominated for two additional Academy Awards, winning one.

10 x 8 inches. Fine.

National Film Registry.

[Book #143329]