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Production material for FEDORA
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Production material for FEDORA
    Date (inclusive): 1976-1980
    Date (bulk): 1977
    Collection number: 392
    Extent: 1 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection


    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Production material for FEDORA, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Rex McGee, 1996


    FEDORA is an American feature film directed by Billy Wilder and released by United Artists in 1979.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The production material for FEDORA spans the years 1976-1980 (bulk 1977) and encompasses one linear foot. There are scripts, including the script supervisor's copy of the shooting script, and production material, including contracts, correspondence, dubbing logs, editing, music, and publicity. The material was assembled and collected by the donor, Rex McGee, who served as Billy Wilder's uncredited assistant for the film.


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files.