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.

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 Gendi (1995) نادية الجندي

Nadia al Gendi dances in a scene from the 1995 Egyptian film ‘Al Imra’a Hazat Arsh Misr’ (The Woman who Shook the Throne of Egypt امراة هزت عرش مصر). The film also starred Farouk al Fishawi as King Farouk (he’s in this scene) along with Mahmoud Hemeida and Ezzat Abu Aouf.
The film tells the fictional story of Nuha Rushdi played by Nadia al Gendi who is married to a man who becomes one of King Farouk’s doctors. After her divorce from the doctor, she becomes the lover of a Free Army officer and takes part in the 1952 revolution that deposed King Farouk.

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!