A Boat to the Beach (1986) - (Khosrow Ziaee) Iranian one-sheet
This is a 26.75" x 40.5" Iranian poster designed by Bateni for the 1986 Rasool Mollagholi film A Boat to the Beach AKA balami be soo-ye sahel written and directed by Rasool Mollagholi Poor and starring Khosrow Ziaee. Plot summary: Late in the month of Mehr 1359 [23 Septmber - 22 October 1980] when the city of Khorramshahr is in danger of falling a group of revolutionary guards commanded by Morteza is sent from Tehran to help the city's combatants. Since the roads in the vicinity are held by the Iraqis, they are planning to take a helicopter from Mahshahr to Khorramshahr but they are unable to get one so Morteza moves his battalion across the Persian Gulf in a launch. The battalion arrives in Khorramshahr a day after it has fallen. According to plan Morteza and two of the remaining combatants from Khorramshahr cross the Karun River in a small boat; they prepare the necessary intelligence for striking the Iraqis by penetrating enemy positions and making a map of enemy fortifications in Khorramshahr. The Iraqis become aware of their presence so they have to go back. In a night engagement Morteza's companions are killed and he must take them back arcoss the Karun in the same small boat.
Cast and crew: Rasool Mollagholi Poor, Khosrow Ziaee, Ataollah Salmanian, Behzad Behzadpour, Jafar Dehghan, Freydun Kashan-Fallah, Akbar Mansoor Fallah