Film poster for 'Haathi Mere Sathi'

Nethaji Offset Printers

Museum of Art & Photography

Museum of Art & Photography
Bangalore, India

Film poster for the Hindi film 'Haathi Mere Sathi' (Elephants, My Companions), released in the year 1971.

The poster is made with the cut and paste technique and features the male and female leads, Rajesh Khanna and Tanuja, along with the other leads of the film, the elephants. In the frame of the poster, the top half is occupied with an bust length photographic portrait of Raju (Rajesh Khanna) and Tanuja (Tanuja). Below this image is a cut out image of Raju with his elephants. Below this image is the name of the banner towards the left, reading 'DEVAR FILMS PRESENTS', next line; 'Haathi Mere', next line; 'Sathi' (in Devanagari). Towards the bottom left corner is a small image of Raju performing with the elephants. On the
bottom along the border, the film credits are printed. From left to right, the credits are as follows, 'DIRECTED BY M. THIRUMUGAM', 'LYRICS ANAND BAKSHI' , 'MUSIC LAXMIKANT PYARELAL'. On the top left corner of the poster is a logo of Vijayalakshmi Movies. On the bottom border of the poster towards the left, the printer's credits are printed as 'Nethaji Offset Printers Sivakasi Ph: 276117, 275854'.


  • Title: Film poster for 'Haathi Mere Sathi'
  • Creator: Nethaji Offset Printers
  • Location: India
  • Physical Dimensions: H. 94 cm, W. 68.6 cm
  • Type: Film poster
  • Contributor: Museum of Art and Photography
  • Medium: Color reprograph through offset lithography
  • Release Date: 1971
  • Credits: Writer- Sandow M.M.A. and Chinnappa Thevar (story), Salim-Javed (screenplay) ; Director- M. A. Thirumugam ; Cast- Rajesh Khanna, Tanuja, Madan Puri, David Abraham, Mehmood Junior ; Music- Laxmikant-Pyarelal.
  • Category: Popular art
  • Banner: Banner- Devar Films Producer- Sandow M.M.A. , Chinnappa Thevar

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