Sweet Time of Kalimagdora, The

Hungarian title:

Kalimagdora kedvese

Artist:

Szilas, Győző

Size:

A2 1/2 Sheet (cca. 42 x 59 cm)

Year:

1969

Condition:

Very good, fold marks, pinholes at the four corners and one tear at the top.

Material:

Paper, offset lithography.

Price: US$240

Description:

The Sweet Time of Kalimagdora (Sladký čas Kalimagdory) is a 1968 Czechoslovakian film directed by Leopold Lahola and starring Rüdiger Bahr, Monika Zinnenberg, Gisela Hahn and Magda Vásáryová.

Overall this movie is about a life of one man. He changes his behavior according to the term of the year (winter,summer,spring autumn). In winter he sleeps with Kalimagdora always. In spring he is like a child and full of happiness. In summer he makes love and act like a reasonable 20-30 years old man. In autumn he is like an old man, he smokes and feels tired. This is happening to him every year. (source:imdb.com)

The author of the poster, Győző Szilas, was a determining poster artist  from the the 1940s mainly on the field of commercial and film posters. He was a very versatile artist using a wide range of techniques. This poster is a good example of his humorous and colourful side. 

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