French Film Institute – Miniature Sheet 1986.

French Film Institute – Miniature Sheet 1986.

La Poste issued a Miniature sheet with 10 stamps to commemorate 50th Anniversary of French Film Institute. The stamps were issued on 20 Sep 1986. Each stamp was of 2.20 Franc denomination. The stamps feature scenes from movies and actors.

2.20 Fr- Louis Feuillade “Vampires”.

2.20 Fr-Max Linder.

2.20 Fr- Sacha Guitry “The Romance of a Cheater”.

2.20 Fr- Jean Renoir “Grand Illusion”

2.20 Fr- Marcel Pagnol “The Baker’s Wife”

2.20 Fr- Jean Epstein  “Ice 3-sided”

2.20 Fr- Rene Clair “Beautiful Night”

2.20 Fr- Jean Gremillion “Love Hangover”

2.20 Fr- Jacques Becker “Casque d’Or”

2.20 Fr- Francois Truffaut “The Wild Child”

FRANCE FILM INSTITUTE 1986 MS
FRANCE 1986- 50TH ANNIVERSARY FRENCH FILM INSTITUTE

 

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First Day Covers India 2018 –  Dr M L Vasanthakumari

First Day Covers India 2018 –  Dr M L Vasanthakumari

Dr Madras Lalitangi Vasanthakumari (03 Jul 1928 -31 Oct 1990) was a Carnatic musician and a playback singer for film songs in many Indian Languages. Along with her contemporaries D K Pattamal & M S Subbulakshmi they were known as “Trinity of Carnatic Music”.  She was a recipient of Padma Vibhusan and Sangita Kalanidhi.

A Stamp was issued on 03 Jul 2018 in her memory. A FDC is listed.

INDIA FDC 2018 VASANTKUMARI
INDIA FDC 2018 -DR M L VASANTKUMARI

 

Centenary of Cinema – Miniature Sheet Gibraltar -1995

Miniature Sheet Gibraltar -Centenary of Cinema 1995

Gibraltar issued a Miniature sheet with four stamps on 13 Nov 1995 to Commemorate Centenary of Cinema. The actors and movies featured on stamps are

24p – Ingrid Bergman – Poster of Casablanca

24p – Vittorio de Sica – Poster of Ladri di biciclette (Bicycle Thieves)

24p – Marlene Dietrich – Poster of The Blue Angel

24p – Laurence Oliver– Poster of  Rebecca

GIBRALTAR CINEMA MS 2
GIBRALTAR MS 1995- CENTENARY OF CINEMA

Stamps on Wedding Anniversary John Lennon & Yoko Ono-Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Stamps on Wedding Anniversary -Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon (9 Oct 1940 -08 Dec 1980) was an English writer, songwriter,peace-activist who co-founded the Beatles Band with Sir Paul McCartney, George Harrison & Ringo Starr. He married Yoko Ono in Gibraltar on 20 Mar 1969.

Gibraltar issued a set of two Miniature sheets on 20 Mar 1999 to mark their 30th Wedding Anniversary.

GIBRALTAR JOHN LENNON
GIBRALTAR 1999 – JOHN LENNON

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Stamps on Wedding Anniversary -Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Stamps on Wedding Anniversary -Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon (9 Oct 1940 -08 Dec 1980) was an English writer, songwriter,peace-activist who co-founded the Beatles Band with Sir Paul McCartney, George Harrison & Ringo Starr. He married Yoko Ono in Gibraltar on 20 Mar 1969.

Gibraltar issued a set of two Miniature sheets on 20 Mar 1999 to mark their 30th Wedding Anniversary.

GIBRALTAR JOHN LENNON MS1
JOHN LENNON & YOKO ONO WEDDING ANNIVERSARY -GIBRALTAR MS -1999
GIBRALTAR JOHN LENNON MS2
JOHN LENNON & YOKO ONO WEDDING ANNIVERSARY -GIBRALTAR MS -1999

 

Swedish Film History – Miniature Sheet Sweden 1981.

Swedish Film History – Miniature Sheet Sweden 1981.

Sweden Issued a Miniature Sheet on 10 Oct 1981 containing five stamps. The Theme of the miniature sheet was Swedish Film History. The Films featured on stamps are

1.50 Kr – Olof Ahs in “Phantom Carriage” from Victor Sjostrom – engraved by Majvor Franzen-Matthews.

1.50 Kr- Ingrid Bergman & Gosta Ekman in “Intermezzo” from Gustaf Molander – engraved by Ame Wallhorn.

1.65 Kr – Greta Garbo in “The Saga of Gosta Berling” from Mauritz- engraved by Czeslaw Slania.

1.65 Kr – Stig Jarrel & Alf Kjelin in “Torment” from Ingmar Bergman -engraved by Czeslaw Slania.

2.40 Kr -Kari Sylvan and Harriet Andersson in “Cries and Whispers ” from Ingmar Bergman -engraved by Czeslaw Slania.

SWEDEN MS CINEMA
SWEDEN MS 1981 – SWEDISH FILM HISTORY

Brazilian Composers on Stamps – Brazil 1993.

Brazilian Composers on Stamps – Brazil 1993.

Brazil issued a set of two stamps on Composers and Writers on 19 Oct 1993.

Marcus Vinicius da Cruz e Mello Moraes ( 19 Oct 1913- 09 Jul 1980). He was nicknamed O Poetinha and was a Brazilian Poet, Lyricist, essayist & Playwright. He also composed bossa nova music. A stamp was issued to mark his 80th Birth Anniversary. The stamp also showed a Girl from Ipanema in the background.

Alfredo da Rosa Viana Jr. ( 23 Apr 1897 – 17 Feb 1973) better known as Pixinguinha was a composer, arranger, flautist and Saxophonist born in Rio . He is considered as one of the greatest Brazilian Composers of popular music known as Choro. His well-known Choro works are “Carinhoso”, “Gloria”, “Lamento” and “Um a Zero”. The stamp features Pixinguinha playing the Saxophone. The stamp was issued on his 20th Death Anniversary.

BRAZIL MUSIC
BRAZIL 1993 -COMPOSERS

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