This item is an 8" X 10",black and white photo of actress Elizabeth Hartman in a scene from the 1965 Movie-"A Patch Of Blue".A Patch of Blue is a 1965 American drama film directed by Guy Green about the relationship between a black man, Gordon (played by Sidney Poitier), and a blind white female teenager, Selina (Elizabeth Hartman), and the problems that plague their relationship when they fall in love in a racially divided America. Made in 1965 against the backdrop of the growing civil rights movement, the film explores racism from the perspective of "love is blind." Shelley Winters won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, her second win for the award, following her victory in 1959 for The Diary of Anne Frank. It was also the final screen appearance for veteran actor Wallace Ford.Scenes of Poitier and Hartman kissing were excised from the film when it was shown in film theaters in the Southern United States. These scenes are intact in the DVD version. According to the DVD audio commentary, it was the decision of director Guy Green that A Patch of Blue be filmed in black and white, although color was available.The photo has been autographed on the front by Elizabeth Hartman................BOTH PHOTO AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.
HeadlineElizabeth Hartman "A Patch Of Blue" Photo Signed Autograph Movie Scene