This selection of Australian daybill posters for classic UK and Hollywood films represents the diverse talents and achievements of Australian creatives overseas.
Richard Goslin, an amateur filmmaker, was keen to observe Hollywood filmmaking up close.
On the Beach (Stanley Kramer, USA, 1959): Starring John Meillon (1934–1989), b.
German poster for On the Beach renamed Das Letzte Ufer (The Last Bank)
Sunset-coloured poster 'Pa Stranden'. Image depicts a submarine and black vertical shape near bottom left with black and white images of the film cast in a column at right.
At the top is a large red square with text in white. The centre contains black and white portraits of the four main cast members, and diagonally across the bottom the title appears in black.
Comprises landscape illustration of a lake with submarine in middle, 3 silhouetted figures and a green and purple sky. At the sides is a womans face on left and a mans face on right.
French poster for On the Beach called Le Dernier Rivage for the release of the film in France.
Linen-backed poster. Cream border, main image is a purple mushroom cloud with black outline and blue background. There is a yellow block of colour in the bottom right corner.
Rare British quad poster. Triptych layout. Divisions made with grey borders.