A clip from the 1941 film Laila Bint Al Reef (Laila the country girl) In this film Taheya Carioca only participates in this dance scene, she doesn't have an acting part. It's interesting that she is dancing in wedge heels. The man who she flirts with in this scene is pioneer Egyptian theater actor Yousef Wahbe who already had an established stage acting career by the time he starred in the first Egyptian talking film called Sons of Aristocrats which dealt with very serious and important social issues of the time. He remains to this day, one of the most respected and beloved stage and film actors in the arab world.

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