Badia's Daughter (1972) - (Samira Ahmed) Egyptian one-sheet
Plot summary: The poor girl Badia married a rich boy who liked her, then his mother set out to deprive him of his inheritance. The boy was forced to look for money and he took up embezzling. As soon as he started he found Badia herself in the way. One night two boys tried to rape Badia in the street, but she fought back and prevented it. They grabbed her daughter and she could not catch them. Badia worked in a cabaret. When she was returning one night she came across a baby girl. She wanted to adopt the girl but the officer Ahmed told her this was not possible because of her social status. A relationship began between her and the officer but this was no substitute for her daughter. Badia got into a state of hysteria and killed herself; nobody could save her.
Cast and crew: Samira Ahmed, Hussein Fahmy, Ezzat El Alaili, Hassan Al Imam, Lebleba, Mostafa Imam, Soheir El-Barouni
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