Day for Night [La Nuit Americaine]

Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1973. Two vintage borderless reference photographs taken on the set of the 1973 French film, one showing director Francois Truffaut demonstrating how to slap Jean-Pierre Aumont to actor Jean-Pierre Leaud, the other showing Leaud putting Truffaut's instruction into practice. With stamps specific to the film's US release on the verso.

One of the great films about film, chronicling the ups and downs in the lives of the cast and crew of a fictional melodrama film. Nominated for four Academy Awards, winning one for Best Foreign Language Film.

Shot on location in France.

9.5 x 7 inches. One Near Fine, one Very Good plus, lightly worn along the right edge.

Criterion Collection 769. Ebert IV.


[Book #152313]

Price: $425.00