80 Years of Gone With the Wind: “Thank You, Margaret Mitchell!”
By Oz Online | Published on July 29, 2016

May 7, 2016 – The Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum presented a celebrity lineup of speakers and authors at its gala weekend, June 17th-19th. Speakers included Daniel Selznick, son of David O. Selznick who produced the legendary film.

Devoted fan Jan Galyen expresses her appreciation to Daniel Selznick

Selznick discussed the 1988 documentary, The Making of a Legend, which he and his brother Jeffrey spearheaded. The event marked the 80th anniversary of the publication of Margaret Mitchell’s 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, and showcased never-before-seen sections of the actual Tara Plantation set used in the film, memorabilia collection tips from Gone With the Wind experts, and author book signings.