One awesome movie poster a day from the author of Movie Poster of the Week at mubi.com and Graphic Detail in Film Comment. As seen on Flavorpill's "ESSENTIAL TUMBLRS FOR FILM FANS."
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German poster for DIARY OF A COUNTRY PRIEST (Robert Bresson, France, 1951)
Designer: unknown
Poster source: Kinoart.net

German poster for DIARY OF A COUNTRY PRIEST (Robert Bresson, France, 1951)

Designer: unknown

Poster source: Kinoart.net

1940s French affiche for VIVACIOUS LADY (George Stevens, USA, 1938)
Artist: Vand’or
Poster source: Heritage Auctions

1940s French affiche for VIVACIOUS LADY (George Stevens, USA, 1938)

Artist: Vand’or

Poster source: Heritage Auctions

Italian 2-foglio for 20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH (Nathan Juran, USA, 1957)
Artist: Anselmo Ballester (1897-1974) [see also]
Poster source: Heritage Auctions
Read about Anselmo Ballester in my Graphic Detail column in the March/April Film Comment.

Italian 2-foglio for 20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH (Nathan Juran, USA, 1957)

Artist: Anselmo Ballester (1897-1974) [see also]

Poster source: Heritage Auctions

Read about Anselmo Ballester in my Graphic Detail column in the March/April Film Comment.

1971 Polish poster for A COUNTESS FROM HONG KONG (Charles Chaplin, UK, 1967)
Designer: Jakub Erol (b. 1941)
Poster source: Heritage Auctions
A Countess from Hong Kong is playing in 35mm at Anthology Film Archives “Auteurs Gone Wild” series March 20-30. See more posters for films in the series at Movie Poster of the Week.

1971 Polish poster for A COUNTESS FROM HONG KONG (Charles Chaplin, UK, 1967)

Designer: Jakub Erol (b. 1941)

Poster source: Heritage Auctions

A Countess from Hong Kong is playing in 35mm at Anthology Film Archives “Auteurs Gone Wild” series March 20-30. See more posters for films in the series at Movie Poster of the Week.

US one sheet for MANAKAMANA (Stephanie Spray & Pacho Velez, Nepal/USA, 2013)
Designer: Scott Meola [see also]
Poster source: Cinema Guild

US one sheet for MANAKAMANA (Stephanie Spray & Pacho Velez, Nepal/USA, 2013)

Designer: Scott Meola [see also]

Poster source: Cinema Guild

French grande for THE BRAVADOS (Henry King, USA, 1958)
Designer: Boris Grinsson (1907-1999) [see also]
Poster source: EBay with thanks to D-Kaz

French grande for THE BRAVADOS (Henry King, USA, 1958)

Designer: Boris Grinsson (1907-1999) [see also]

Poster source: EBay with thanks to D-Kaz

1951 Italian 4-foglio re-release for SHANGHAI EXPRESS (Josef von Sternberg, USA, 1932)
Artist: Angelo Cesselon (1922-1992)
Poster source: Heritage Auctions

1951 Italian 4-foglio re-release for SHANGHAI EXPRESS (Josef von Sternberg, USA, 1932)

Artist: Angelo Cesselon (1922-1992)

Poster source: Heritage Auctions

Festival one sheet for LIFE ITSELF (Steve James, USA, 2014)
Designer: Dan Sharkey / Dizzy Giant
Poster source: IMPAwards

Festival one sheet for LIFE ITSELF (Steve James, USA, 2014)

Designer: Dan Sharkey / Dizzy Giant

Poster source: IMPAwards

Italian 4-foglio for CANDY (Christian Marquand, USA, 1969)
Artist: Averardo Ciriello [see also]
Poster source: Westgate Gallery

Italian 4-foglio for CANDY (Christian Marquand, USA, 1969)

Artist: Averardo Ciriello [see also]

Poster source: Westgate Gallery

US one sheet for SUNSHINE OF PARADISE ALLEY (Jack Nelson, USA, 1926)
Artist: Josef Bakos (1891-1977)
Poster source: Heritage Auctions
Read the story behind this poster at Movie Poster of the Week.

US one sheet for SUNSHINE OF PARADISE ALLEY (Jack Nelson, USA, 1926)

Artist: Josef Bakos (1891-1977)

Poster source: Heritage Auctions

Read the story behind this poster at Movie Poster of the Week.