Rabea al-Adawiyah (1963) - (Nabila Ebeid) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster by an unknown artist for the 1963 Niazi Mostafa film Rabea al-Adawiyah based on a story by Saneya Qoraa and starring Nabila Ebeid as Rabea al-Adawiyah. Plot summary: This film depicts the life of Rabea al-Adawiyah, an 8th century female Sufi poet and saint living in Basra in what is now Iraq. This was Nabila Ebeid's first film performance. The film covers her life as a Sufi recluse after she moved to Basra and developed a relationship with Essam Eddine [Imad Hamdi]. She then met the Sufi Sauban, who led her to the right path.
Cast and crew: Niazi Mostafa, Nabila Ebeid, Om Kolsum, Farid Shawqi, Imad Hamdi, Hussein Riad, Nabilah, Ibrahim Emara, Abdel Ghani Kamar, Sherifa Maher, Salwa Mahmoudd, Zouzou Nabil, Mustafa Abdel Fatah, Saneya Qoraa, Ibrahim Adel, Samia Rushdy, Abdullah Gheith, Hassan Hamed, Nazim Shaarawy