Rare Film Posters

SAN DEMETRIO LONDON

£8,500.00

Original British 20 inch x 60 inch Quad Poster for the 1943 Charles Frend & Robert Hamer Ealing Studios War Movie SAN DEMETRIO LONDON starring Walter Fitzgerald. Ralph Michael, Neville Mapp, Barry Letts, Frederick Piper, Gordon Jackson, Robert Beatty, Mervyn Johns, James Donald, Nigel Clarke, Arthur Young, Michael Allen, Herbert Cameron, Charles Victor, James McKechnie, David Horne and Duncan McIntyre.

When the oil tanker San Demetrio is hit by enemy fire, the crew abandon ship. But after several days adrift in a lifeboat, some of the crew find the ship miraculously still afloat. With courage and determination they steer the tanker home.

Poster Art by Morris Kestelman. Morris Kestelman (5 October 1905 – 15 June 1998) was a British artist and teacher. Kestelman was a full-time art teacher and only began exhibiting on a regular basis towards the end of his life and is now best known for the paintings of working people and landscapes he produced during the 1940s and 1950s as well as his later abstract work.

The poster is in very good folded condition, in 2 separate sheets with a few short edge tears.

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