On This Day

Events in Film & Television in June 1975

  • Jun 7 Sony introduces the Betamax videocassette recorder for sale to the public

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Jun 11 "Nashville", directed by Robert Altman and starring Ned Beatty and Ronee Blakley, is released

Film Director Robert Altman
Film Director
Robert Altman
  • Jun 18 NBC News & Information Service (24 hr news) premieres on radio

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Jun 20 "Jaws", based on the book by Peter Benchley, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Roy Scheider is released

Director Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg
Jaws Novelist Peter Benchley
Jaws Novelist
Peter Benchley
  • Jun 27 25th Berlin International Film Festival: "Adoption" wins the Golden Bear