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Felissimo brochure for Cinema (Tribute 21), 1994

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  • Felissimo brochure for <em>Cinema (Tribute 21)</em>, 1994

    Felissimo brochure for Cinema (Tribute 21), 1994. SFMOMA Permanent Collection Object Files

  • Cinema (Tribute 21)

    Robert Rauschenberg, Cinema (Tribute 21), Sat Jan 01 00:00:00 PST 1994; offset lithograph, 41 in. x 27 in. (104.14 cm x 68.58 cm); Gift of Felissimo; © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY; published by Felissimo


The brochure for Cinema (Tribute 21) recognizes Steven Spielberg’s (b. 1946) work as a film director, screenwriter, and producer. Spielberg noted: “To reach out beyond the movie theatre, to make a movie that lasts a little bit longer, is probably the greatest thrill of all for a movie maker.” Cinema (Tribute 21) was produced a year after the release of Schindler’s List, a film about the Holocaust for which Spielberg won his first Academy Award for Best Director (the film also won Best Picture). In 1997, the American Film Institute placed the film on its list of the 10 Greatest Movies of All Time.

For a full list of the Tribute 21 portfolio honorees, see Felissimo’s informational brochure.