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The following lot and lots 230 and 231 are from the collection of Tom Smith, who worked in the film industry as a make-up artist from 1947 onwards. He began his fascinating career as an apprentice in the make-up department at Pinewood Studios and went on to work on some outstanding films such as The Red Shoes, Tales Of Hoffman, Count Dracula, The Shining, Raiders Of The Lost Ark, Ghandi, Return Of The Jedi and Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom, working with some of the world's greatest producers and directors such as Powell & Pressburger, Roman Polanski, Stanley Kubrick, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg. Nominated for an Academy Award and a BAFTA in 1983 for best make-up for Ghandi, he was later awarded a BAFTA Lifetime Achievement Award in 1993, presented to him by Ben Kingsley.
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Photographs courtesy of G.F.D., B.F.I. Stills, Posters And Designs and Raymond Kleboeulton Getty