Czech poster for ATTENTION, TURTLE! (Rolan Bykov, USSR, 1970)

Designer: František Zálešák (b. 1929)

Poster source: Posteritati

Set in 1970’s Soviet Union, the story follows a group of young children and a pet turtle. When one of the children becomes ill and taken to hospital, his turtle falls into the hands of two mischievous boys who test the turtle’s indestructible shell. A group of girls spring the sick boy from the institution and a race ensues to rescue the poor creature out from under the treads of a Soviet tank!” –IMDb

Wow. I can’t believe I’ve never seen this movie! my film school education feels so useless right now.. Must see this! 

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