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    Black Orpheus (Lux Films, 1959). French Grande (47" X 63"). This updated version of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice was reset into modern-day Rio de Janeiro during Carnivale. Orpheo is a trolley car driver who falls for Eurydice and when she is murdered out of jealousy by her jilted lover, Orpheo must cross into hell to bring her back to life. The film won the Oscar and Golden Globe for Best Foreign Film and it is known for its incredible use of color cinematography. The film also won the Golden Palm at the Cannes Film Festival and is considered one of the most romantic films ever made. This poster has had very minimal color touch to the fold lines. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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