Nadia al Jundi (1985)

Alexandria born actress Nadia al Jundi dances in a scene from the 1985 film ‘Sa7eb al Edara Bawab al 3emara’  (His Highness, the Building Supervisor’ صاحب الإدارة بواب العمارة).
In this film, veteran Egyptian actor Adel Adham plays a hired killer who’s in hiding and working as a building caretaker (the bawab of the the title).  He marries Zaida the bellydancer (el Jundi) and they proceed to make money from renting out apartments for gambling and prostitution. They climb the social ladder while hiding behind the guise of a charity.  The film also starred Safiya Omari and Nagah el Mogy.

Nadia al Jundi (1985) نادية الجندي

Alexandria born actress Nadia al Jundi dances in a wedding scene from the 1985 film ‘Sa7eb al Edara Bawab al 3emara’  (His Highness, the Building Supervisor’ صاحب الإدارة بواب العمارة).  The actor in the galabaya is Adel Adham playing a killer who’s in hiding and working as a building caretaker (the bawab of the the title).  He marries Zaida the bellydancer (el Jundi) and they proceed to make money from renting out apartments for gambling and prostitution. They climb the social ladder while hiding behind the guise of a charity.  The film also starred Safiya Omari and Nagah el Mogy.

Nadia al Gendi (1981) نادية الجندي


Actress Nadia al Gendi dances in a scene from the 1981 film ‘Ana al Magnoun’ (I’m the mad (as in crazy) one انا المجنون) which also starred Farid Shawki (the man in the suit watching her) and Adel Adham.

Gawaher and Nadia al Gendi (1965)

Here we have Egyptian bellydancer Gawaher (her name means Jewels) and a very young Nadia al Gendi in a scene from the 1965 drama ‘Eternal Love’ (الحب الخالد). The film starred Hind Rostom and Emad Hamdi.

Nadia al Jundi (1983) نادية الجندي

Nadia al Jundi is an Egyptian actress who often danced and sang in her movie appearances. She frequently plays roles that involve seduction, temptation and languid eyes. This is the second of her performances in the 1983 film ‘Widad al Gaziyah’ (Widad the Dancer وداد الغازية ). She plays the title role in the film which also starred Adel Adham, Tawfik al Deqn and Mahmoud Yasine.
Oh, if I had a dollar for every different way her surname is written in English I’d be rich!

Nadia al Jundi (1983)

Nadia al Jundi is an Egyptian actress who often danced and sang in her movie appearances. This is a scene from the 1983 film ‘Widad al Gaziyah’ (Widad the Dancer وداد الغازية ). She plays the title role in the film which also starred Adel Adham, Tawfik al Deqn and Mahmoud Yasine.
Oh, if I had a dollar for every different way her surname is written in English I’d be rich!