Original vintage Soviet movie poster for a 1981 film based on a novel by Klaus Mann - Mephisto - directed by Istvan Szabo and starring Klaus Maria Brandauer as Hendrik Hofgen. Dynamic artwork featuring a red face of a man inside a black stripe down the centre, with the figures of a German soldier and a young lady on the left and the face of a lady on the right below the credits, the stylised title text diagonally above and through the stripe. This film was co-produced by West German, Hungarian and Austrian companies and was the first Hungarian film to win the Best Foreign Language Film award. Very good condition, small tears and stains in margins. Country: Russia, year: 1982, artist: V Sachkov, size (cm): 86x53.5.