If I Were a Man (1964) - (Aida Hilal) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian one-sheet poster designed by Abdel Rahman and Mohammad Aziz for the 1964 Ahmed Diaeddin film If I Were a Man AKA law kont ragolan written by Ibrahim al-Wardani and Ahmed Diaeddin and starring Aida Hilal as Mona Hafez. Plot summary: Mona Hafez was working in a library researching her doctoral dissertation on zoology, but her colleague Samir harassed her so much she had to quit. Her brother Moneim, an actor playing a secondary role in a theater group, was trying to find her a husband among his friends, but she did everything she could to make them hate her. Mona went to Alexandria to work there. She read about a magazine contest for married people for the best story about the secret of their happiness. She entered and won, claimed she was married and sent a picture of her brother Moneim as her husband. To her surprise she won and was told by a representative of the magazine she and her husband would be taken on a seven-day trip around the world. She needed to find a husband as soon as possible but was unable to solve the problem by consulting a matchmaker.
Cast and crew: Shukry Sarhan, Ibrahim al-Wardani, Ibrahim Adel, Mohammad Aziz, Abdul Rahman, Youssef Chaban, Abddel Moneim Ibrahim, Ahmed Diaeddin, Aida Hilal, Abdel Moneim Ibrahim, Ibrahim Adel, Aziza Helmy, Esmat Mahmoud, Sabry Abdel Aziz, Adly Kasseb, Abdel Rahman Abuzahra, Lutfy al-Hakim, Abdel Rahman Abou Zahra, Awatef Ramadan, Abdel Salam Mohammed