Sunshine Man [mard-e aftabi] (1995) - (Akbar Abdi) Iranian film poster
Pictured is a 26" x 38.5" Iranian poster designed by Heydar Rezai to promote the 1995 95-minute Homayoon As'adian color film Sunshine Man [mard-e aftabi] starring Akbar Abdi based on a screenplay by Farshid Gavaran and with cinematography by Aziz Sa'ati. The film was produced by the Farabi Film Foundation. Plot summary: The film tells the story of Hamid and Akbar, two young men working at a photography store. When the store owner dies they fear it will be sold by his wife Narges. They do not have the money to buy it themselves and when it is rumored Narges plans to marry a local grocer, they both think about marrying her. When Narges realizes this she assures the two friends they be able to continue renting the store as before. However they both go to Japan looking for work, where they become rivals again as they had done when they were both thinking of marrying Narges.
Cast and crew: Homayoon As'adian, Akbar Abdi, Aziz Sa'ati, Hamid Jebeli, Fatemah Motamed-Aria, Gholam-Hossein Latifi, Mehri Vadadian, Akbar Doodkar, Fatemeh Taheri, Ezzatollah Solhju Mehraban, Reza Babak, Mina Faramarzi, Maliheh Nazari, Iman Ghafouri