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Motion Picture Herald Awards–1957

Burton Jones McKimson Freleng copy

Pictured from left: Johnny Burton, production manager of Warner Bros. Animation with directors Chuck Jones, Robert McKimson and Friz Freleng in a publicity shot from 1957 holding their Motion Picture Herald Awards. These awards recognized studios and actors for their contribution to the business of film-making, as voted by theater owners in Canada and the United States as well as on gross revenue.    This photo will be featured in the Archive Art Exhibit at Art Partners Gallery, 14 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, Illinois on Saturday, February 5th beginning at 7:30 PM.  To RSVP, please call 847-517-5757.  See you there!