Bellydancers on Film
The legacy of the Egyptian film industry on perceptions of dancers - enjoy and analyse 11 iconic films
We look at the perception of bellydance and bellydancers through the lens of the film industry. This also gives us an insight into the society and customs of the times. A fascinating course through which we can gain a better understanding of the position of bellydancers within society. Compiled and written by Yasmina of Cairo who brings her unique experience to her analysis of each film.
Here at Bellydance Now, we have taken over the delivery and development of JWAAD courses which have been established for over 20 years. Designed by bellydancers for bellydancers. We love to share our knowledge and feed your passion for bellydance. We are constantly updating and adding to these courses to keep them up to date and relevant to dancers today.
Frequently Asked Questions
We hope you enjoy this course: 'Bellydancers on Film'.
It is fascinating and gives you a unique insight into the culture and the history of bellydance and it's place in Egyptian society.
There are 6 courses that make up our 'Bellydance Heritage Explored'. The other five are currently in development.
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Whatever you choose to do, stay safe and keep dancing.