Wednesday, May 13, 2009

The Film Posters of Joop van den Berg

Joop van den Berg (1897-1985) was a Dutch artist who illustrated various film, theatre, and public service posters. I can't find too much information on him so if anyone has further/better information please let me know.

De zwarte tulp [The Black Tulip] (Maurits Binger & Frank Richardson, 1921) (?)

The Volga Boatman (Cecil B. DeMille, 1926)

The Son of the Sheik (George Fitzmaurice, 1926)

Die weisse Sklavin [The White Slave] (Augusto Genina, 1927)

Flucht aus der Hölle [Escape from Hell] (Georg Asagaroff, 1928)

Die Ehe [Marriage] (Eberhard Frowein, 1929)

Atlantic (Ewald André Dupont, 1929)

Der Weg nach Rio [The Road to Rio] (Manfred Noa, 1931)

S.O.S. Iceberg (Tay Garnett, 1933)

I Was a Spy (Victor Saville, 1933)

Bleeke Bet (Alex Benno & Richard Oswald, 1934)

Regine (Erich Waschneck, 1935)

Le mensonge de Nina Petrovna [The Lie of Nina Petrovna] (Viktor Tourjansky, 1937)

Thérèse Martin (Maurice de Canonge, 1938)

more of Joop van den Berg's amazing work at Memory of the Netherlands [link]

1 comment:

The Goodkind said...

These are awesome, I love flat-color tone.

*please cite or link when reposting*