She's Cute (1949) - (Naima Akef) Egyptian film program
This is a rare original Egyptian program for the 1949 musical She's Cute! [baladi wa khifa] written and directed by Hussein Fawzi and starring Naima Akef as Hanouma. Plot summary: Hanouma was engaged to Mahrous, [Saad Abdel Wahab] a musician. She met Khaled Bey, [Abbas Fares] a film director, who introduced her to the world of fame. She turned her back on the people in her old neighborhood, but after that she was torn between the devil and a good angel tugging at her from opposite directions; she finally went back to Mahrous.
Cast and crew: Hussein Fawzi, Saad Abdel Wahab, Naima Akef, Abbas Fares, Mahmoud Choukoukou, Lola Sedki, Stephan Rosti, Zeinat Sedki