Austria 2009 The Third Man (film starring Orson Welles)

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 2nd September 2009
  • one value
  • Design: Michael Rosenfeld
  • Printed by: ÖSD, Vienna
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 32mm x width 50mm
  • Perforations: 14 x 14

60th anniversary of the film The Third Man[edit]

  • film directed by Carol Reed after screenplay by Graham Green and Reed, and starring Joseph Cotton, Alida Valli and Orson Welles. The larger part of the film was made in Shepperton, England (including the sewer scene)

65c ~ drawing of Vienna scene after poster, and Harry Lime (played by Orson Welles) carrying a gun in a sewer

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First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover