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State Fair (1933) was a Comedy - Drama Film directed by Henry King and produced by Winfield R. Sheehan.

State Fair was inducted into the National Film Registry in 2014.

Academy Awards 1932/33 --- Ceremony Number 6 (source: AMPAS)

Best PictureFoxNominated

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Director Henry King and crew were invited to the 1932 State Fair and Exposition in Des Moines, Iowa to film background material, including the racing scenes and midway. After the fair, they purchased three hogs, including the grand champion, Dike of Rosedale, who was cast as Blue Boy.
Cinematographers Joseph A. Valentine and Edwin Hammeras shot the location footage in Des Moines, IA.
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Best Picture Oscar 1932/33

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National Film Registry

State Fair

Released 1933
Inducted 2014

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Also directed by Henry King

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Also produced by Winfield R. Sheehan

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Also released in 1933

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