David and Goliath (R1980) - (Orson Welles) Spanish one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Spanish one-sheet poster designed by Mauro Mistiano to promote a 1980 rerelease of the 1960 Ferdinando Baldi and Richard Pottier film David and Goliath based on a screenplay by Umberto Scarpelli and Gino Mangini and starring Orson Welles as King Saul. Plot summary: This film tells in Old Testament English the Biblical story from the Book of Samuel of the war between the Philistines and the Israelites in 11th Century B.C. and the divinely ordained rise to the Israelite throne of the shepherd boy David [Ivica Pajer] after he kills Goliath [Aldo Pedinotti].
Cast and crew: Ferdinando Baldi, Richard Pottier, Mauro Mistiano, Orson Welles, Richard Pottier, Gino Mangini, Ambrogio Molteni, Elonora Rossi Drago, Ivica Pajer, Giulia Rubini, Pierre Cressoy