Nasser 56 (1996) - (Mohamed Abdel Wahab) Egyptian one-sheet
Pictured is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Samir A. Moneim of Atelier Graphics House to promote the 1996 Mohamed Fadel film Naser 56 starring Ahmed Zaki based on story, screenplay and dialogue by Mahfouz Abdel Rahman with cinematography by Abdel Latif Fahmi, Essam Farid and Ibrahim Saleh. Plot Summary: 1956 was the year when on 26 July Gamal Abdel Nasser [Ahmed Zaki] nationalized the Suez Canal, followed by the Tripartite Invasion the same year, an unsuccessful effort by England, France and Israel to take the canal back. This historical drama carefully documents those events from the perspective of President Gamal Abdel Nasser with emphasis and attention given to his personal habits and family life and some original newsreel footage from the era.
Cast and crew: Ahmed Zaki, Mohamed Fadel, Fardous Abdel Hamid, Hassan Hosny, Ahmed Maher, Hani Ramzy, Mahmoud El-Bezzawy, Tareq El-Desouki, Abdula Farghali, Ahmed Khali, Mamdouh Wafi, Hasan Kami, Amina Rizk, Mahfouz Abdel Rahman, Abdel Latif Fahmi, Essam Farid, Ibrahim Saleh, Mahfouz Abdel Rahman, Ahmed Khalil, Shaaban Hussein, Adel Hashem, Rushdi El Mehdi, Mokhles El Behiry