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Old Arabic movie posters feature in online exhibition

posted on: Feb 3, 2016

Anna Seaman
The National

Get your hands on some vintage Arabic film posters with online gallery Artscoops.

These incredibly interesting original posters promoting Egyptian and Lebanese films that date from the 1950s-1980s bring back the golden age of Arabic cinema.

There are some 20 posters in the exhibition, with star pieces being one featuring Faten Hamama and Omar Sharif in Dark Waters from 1956, Sabah with Fahd Ballan in Joy of the Youth from 1964, Fayrouz in The Ring Seller from 1965 and Mohammad Abdelwahab with Rakiya Ibrahim in Bullet in the Heart from 1944.

The exhibition is online at until February 4th.