Bellydancer (1961)

A pre-wedding party from the 1961 film Nisf ‘Adhra’ (Part Virgin نصف عذراء the title is also spelt “Nesf Azraa”. The dancer enters at 1:21. The film starred Zebeida Tharwat as Zainab, a troubled girl who starts sessions with Dr Anwar who’s a hypnotherapist. He is also evil.  Dr Anwar uses his power to control her as you’ll see towards the end of the clip where she suddenly acts like a zombie and walks out of her own party.
Moharram Fouad played Jalal, her intended, and Mohsen Sarhane played Dr Anwar the evil hypnotist.
You’ll see there are only two gents permitted to attend this all-female party (a) a young child and (2) a blind singer.

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