These minimalist movie posters are fiendishly cryptic

Movie posters are often criticised by fans for following a formulaic approach these days. Clever minimalist designs tend to get reserved for very early teasers, with the main posters tending to follow the 'floating head' format.

That leaves graphic designers to envision other possibilities. We've seen lots of clever proposals over the years, but so far none have been quite as minimalist as the approach of one Polish designer. Can you identify the films in the video below? (See our pick of the best poster designs for more inspiration).

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Joe Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment and software for creatives, from video editing programs to monitors and accessories. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives. There he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and design assets for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.