The Life and Passion of the Lord Jesus Christ (1939) - (dir: Mohamed Abdel Gawad) undated Egyptian rerelease one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" undated rerelease Egyptian promotional poster for the 1939 Mohamed Abdel Gawad film The Life and Passion of the Lord Jesus Christ starring Ahmed A'lam as Jesus. Plot summary: This is said to be the first film in Arabic about the life of Jesus. Jesus is an adult when the film begins. The film catalogues his miracles and other famous New Testament events.
Cast and crew: Mohamed Abdel Gawad, Tewfik El Dekn, Aziza Helmy, Samiha Ayyoub, Afaf Shaker, Fawzia Ibrahim, Saad Ardash