The Young One

Luis Buñuel (director, screenwriter)
Hugo Butler (screenwriter)
Zachary Scott, Bernie Hamilton, Key Meersman (starring)

N.p. N.p., 1960. Collection of 21 vintage reference photographs from the 1960 film. One photograph with a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso.

After nearly being lynched as a result of falsely being accused of sexual assault, a Black jazz musician flees to a small game preserve off the Carolina coast, where he befriends a teenage girl under the control of a predatory, abusive game warden. A complex portrait of race in postwar America, written by noted blacklisted screenwriter Hugo Butler, and now considered one of director Luis Buñuel's most underrated films.

Shot on location in Mexico.

10 x 8 inches. Most Near Fine, two photographs Very Good plus, with manuscript ink annotations regarding cropping on the recto margins.

Rosenbaum 1000.

[Book #155068]