The Maritime Silk Road [راه آبی ابریشم rah-e abi-ye abrisham] (2011) - (Bahram Radan) Iranian one-sheet poster
Pictured is a 26.75" x 38.5" Iranian poster designed by Behruz Khorshidi to promote the 2011 Mohammad Bozorgnia film The Maritime Silk Road [راه آبی ابریشم] starring Bahram Radan based on a story by Mohammad Bozorgnia with cinematography by Bahram Badakhshani. Plot summary: This historical drama is about the first crossing of the Indian Ocean to China on a route which came to be called the Maritime Silk Road. Two ships undertook the voyage through the Persian Gulf from Iran, one under Captain Soleiman [Dariush Arjmand] and another under Captain Idris [Reza Kianian]. The story is based on an account of the voyage written by a passenger on Soleiman's ship named Shazan ibn Yusuf [Bahram Radan] in 11 BC.
Cast and crew: Mohammad Bozorgnia, Bahram Badakhshani, Bahram Radan, Daryiush Arjmand, Payam Dehkordi, Ezzatolah Entezami, Mohsen Hosseini, Reza Kianian, Mehdi Mayamei, Bahram Radan, Pegah Ahangarani, Penkuk Serikul, Deliang Wang