Close Encounters of the Third Kind

In-Camera Rail Crossing Filming Plate

Stock #84045

An in-camera filming plate from Steven Spielberg's 1977 sci-fi film Close Encounters of the Third Kind.

This plate, intended to be loaded into a camera's filter mount for visual effects purposes, shows the railroad crossing where Roy Neary has his close encounter with visitors from another world. Created using a large-scale film print, it is secured between two glass sheets with black tape at the top and bottom. The film shows signs of age, including colour fading, with some scratches present on the glass but nonetheless this item remains in good, production-used condition.

Materials: Glass, Plastic, Paper.

Certificate of Authenticity This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.

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