The Battle of Sutjeska (1973) - (Richard Burton) Spanish one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Spanish poster designed by Mauro to promote the 1973 Yugoslavian film by Stipe Delic, The Battle of Sutjeska based on writing by Sergey Bondarchuk, Wolf Mankovitsch, Ugo Pirro, Branimir Scepanovic and Miljenko Smoje and starring Richard Burton as Marshal Josip Broz Tito. Plot summary: The Battle of Sutjeska, also known as the Fifth Offensive, is the story of the fight in 1943 against the occupying Nazi powers by Yugoslavian partisans in Nazi-occupied Bosnia and Hercegovina under the leadership of Marshal Tito. Although the partisans are outgunned, outnumbered and outmaneuvered, they are able to hold their own for a time in the Durmitor mountainous region, until they are surrounded by Axis forces, who outnumber them six to one. After the partisans fight their way out there is a huge battle where the partisans prevail on the plains of Sutjeska in southeastern Bosnia.
Cast and crew: Richard Burton, Irene Papas, Bert Sotlar,Sergey Bondarchuk, Wolf Mankovitsch, Ugo Pirro, Branimir Scepanovic, Miljenko Smojeka, Anton Differing, Stipe Delic", Ljuba Tadik, Velimir Zivojinovic, Milena Dravic, Boris Dvornik, Rade Markovic, Ljubisa Samardzic, Milan Puzic, Nikola-Kole Angelovski, Stole Arandjelovic, Relja Basic, Branko Spoljar, Petar Banicvic