from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)
Sunday 7th October 1990
Sean Connery BAFTA Tribute press pack 1990 is for sale. The press pack is for a specially produced programme to commemorate the film career of former James Bond actor Sean Connery and is entitled: ‘The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Tribute to Sean Connery’, and is dated Sunday 7th October 1990.
All these documents are housed in a BAFTA custom card folder which has the BAFTA logo and the Shell logo in gilt as well as the title in gilt.
The Sean Connery Tribute Programme has a photograph of Sean Connery to the front cover. As you open the programme there is a tissue guard that comes before the page bearing the photograph of HRH The Princess Royal beneath the Royal Crest. Contained within this programme there is a huge amount of biographical details of Sean Connery and photographs from his very successful film career. This programme also has photographs of other film memorabilia such as FAB1 from Thunderbirds, the Spyker from the film Genevieve, the Batmobile from Batman the film, an advertisement from Thames Television entitled “We Hope You’re Enjoying the Programme” which states:
“Thames Television extends its warmest congratulations to Sean Connery on receiving the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Tribute Award. As co-host of tonight’s star-studded occasion Thames is honoured to be recording the evening’s event, on behalf of the ITV network, for transmission at 9.00pm, Wednesday 10th October.”
There is also a Welcome to the Odeon Leicester Square.
This is a very rare programme only given to the celebrity guests and media who attended the special Sean Connery event.
All the contents are in Mint condition, making this a highly desirable piece of film memorabilia that will have great appeal to James Bond fans and collectors, film memorabilia collectors or to those who collect TV and film memorabilia.