Sad Melody (1960) - (Samia Gamal) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Abdel Rahman for the 1960 Hassan El-Seify film Sad Melody AKA Naghm al-Hazin based on story, screenplay and dialogue by Mohamed Osman and starring Samia Gamal as Samia. Plot summary: The sadness comes from the four people shown in efforts to connect romantically that never lead to marriage or reciprocated feeling. Nightclub life, music and dancing are prominent throughout. It was filmed by Greek cinematographer Alvisy Orphanily.
Cast and crew: Hassan El-Seify, Samia Gamal, Hussein Riad, Lebleba, Maher Al Attar, Mohamed Osman, Alvisy Orphanily, Souraya Fakhry, Abdel Moniem Ismail, Ibrahim Heshmat, Abdel Azim Kamel, Qadreya Qadry, Susie Kheiry, Anwar Madhour, Lola Nader