Portrait of Jennie

Los Angeles: David O Selznick Studios, 1949. Post-production Trailer Dialogue Cutting Continuity script for the 1948 film, dated Jan. 11, 1949.

Based on the 1940 novella by Robert Nathan. Painstakingly developed by Selznick International and then released under the auspices of Vanguard Pictures (to whom Selznick International was sold),"Portrait of Jennie" is a romantic fantasy so strange and concept-driven that it has always eluded mass popularity. Joseph Cotten portrays a struggling artist who becomes enamored with a little girl named Jennie who inexplicably begins to grow to womanhood over a period of weeks. Winner of an Academy Award, nominated for Best Cinematography.

Set in and shot on location in New York and Boston.

Light blue titled wrappers, noted as TRAILER Dialogue Cutting Continuity on the front wrapper, dated Jan. 11, 1949. Title page integral with first page. Five leaves, with last page of text numbered REEL 1 PAGE 5. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, saddle-stapled with two staples at top edge.

[Book #151714]