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The film was entered and selected to screen in competition for the prestigious Golden Lion Award, at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival in 2016, but lost out to Lav Diaz's The Woman Who Left (2016).
Mrs. Kennedy? They told me to come up. And I'm so sorry for your loss.
Jackie Kennedy: Have you read what they've been writing? Krock and Merriman and all the rest?
The Journalist: Yes, I have.
Jackie Kennedy: Merriman's such a bitter man. It's been just one week. Already they're treating him ...
The Journalist: ...
Pantyhose were invented in 1959 at a textile mill in North Carolina. They began to become commercially available in 1965. Jackie is shown removing what appear to be pantyhose (not stockings) when she is cleaning up at the White House after the assassination. In 1963, she, being the First Lady, might have had an early pair, but it is unlikely.
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