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Motion pictures

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on motion pictures themselves, including motion pictures as an art form, copyrighting, distribution, editing, plots, production, etc. Works about the technical aspects of making motion pictures and their projection onto a screen are entered under Cinematography. Works about the technical aspects of making video recordings, i.e., creating and storing moving images in an electronic form and displaying them on an electronic display are entered under Video recording. Works about the artistic aspects of making video recordings are entered under Video recordings--Production and direction.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Mary Ellen Bute Papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 603
Overview: Scripts, correspondence and photographs documenting the film productions of Mary Ellen Bute and Ted Nemeth. The films represented in this collection include "Passages from James Joyce's Finnegan's Wake," "Skin of Our Teeth," and "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking."
Dates: 1907-1985

Mrs. W. K. Clifford papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 568
Overview: Plays, cinema scenarios, correspondence, notes, clippings and reviews of Mrs. W.K. Clifford, d. 1929 (also known as Lucy Clifford and John Inglis).
Dates: 1829-1929, bulk 1884-1929

George Roy Hill papers

Call Number: MS 1765
Overview: The papers consist largely of motion picture film used in the production of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and Slaughterhouse-Five. Additional materials include the production files, action photographs, and story boards from Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, as well as interviews and other documentation used for the documentary The Making of Butch Cassidy and the...
Dates: 1968-1982

Photographs of scenes from films relating to the American West, Southwest, and Mexico

Call Number: WA Photos 1292
Overview: 582 photographs of scenes from films relating to the American West, Southwest, and Mexico, 1931-1998.
Dates: 1931-1998

Vincent Price papers

Call Number: MS 1625
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, memorabilia, working scripts, writings, photographs, and published material relating to Vincent Price's acting career and activities as a supporter of the visual arts.
Dates: 1890-1990

Spanish programs for American Western films

Call Number: WA MSS S-3651
Overview: 173 handbills designed, printed, and distributed in Spain, for American Western films, circa 1931-1973.
Dates: circa 1931-1973

Cecile Starr papers relating to Mary Ellen Bute

Call Number: GEN MSS 679
Overview: The Cecile Starr Papers Relating to Mary Ellen Bute consist of Starr's research files on the filmmaker Mary Ellen Bute and audiovisual recordings of and about Bute. The papers document Starr's research and fundraising to produce a documentary film about Bute (never completed) as well as Starr's work to publicize and distribute Bute's films, especially after Bute's death.
Dates: 1935-2008