Alba Regia [Les cigognes s'envolent a'laube]

Paris: Ucinex, 1963. Original Moyenne (medium) poster for the 1963 French release of the 1961 Hungarian film, here under the French title. Black-and-white film stills surround a brief synopsis, with dramatic portrait images of Samoylova, and film distribution and publicity credits. Numerical notation on the verso in holograph pencil.

Based on a true love affair between a Hungarian doctor and a Russian girl during World War II. Hajnal (Gabor) recalls through flashback the parting words of the girl (Samoylova), "I'll Come Back." Direcot Szemes best-known film, winner of a Silver Prize at the 2nd Moscow International Film Festival (1961).

22.25 x 30 inches (56.5 x 76 cm), folded. Near Fine, with toning at the folds.


[Book #143919]

Price: $150.00