The Culprits (1976) - (Hussein Fahmy) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Wahib Fahmy for the 1975 Said Marzouk film The Culprits based on a story by Naguib Mahfouz, screenplay by Mahdouh El Leithy and Naguib Mahfouz and starring Hussein Fahmy as Ahmad Saber. The film is included in Ahmad Al-Hadari's list of Egypt's 100 most important films. Plot Summary: The actress Sanaa Kamal [Soheir Ramzy] was murdered in her bed. The investigator summoned all those who were in her home on the night of her death including her fiancee Ahmad Saber, the director of the company that published the papers the actress used to help build the building, his friend who betrayed his wife and the strong young man who sold his body to the actress while at the same time making plans to steal the treasury at an institution. Then everyone who was at the party at her home that night was arrested after the investigator discovered the crime took place during the party. Her fiance the film director admitted he had killed her out of jealousy.
Cast and crew: Hussein Fahmy, Soheir Ramzy, Zubaida Tharwat, Said Marzouk, Salah Zulfikar, Adel Adham, Youssef Chaban, Imad Hamdi, Tewfik El Dekn, Naguib Mahfouz, Samir Sabri, Abdel Moneim Ibrahim, Kamal Al-Shennawi, Mustafa Imam, Abdel Waress Assar, Hayat Kandeel, Sameer Ghanem, Wahid Seif, Osama Abbas, Leila Fahmi, Naima Al Soghayar, Said Abdel Ghani