ARTE ReportageEgypt: Dance Against Censorship

20/09/2019

Belly dancing is huge in Egyptian culture, and as ubiquitous as the pyramids. Some say it dates back to the pharaohs. It reached its peak in the 1940s, when Cairo was a place of free thought, art, and pleasure.

Duration

25 min

Available

From 31/10/2022 to 01/11/2025

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Documentaries and Reportage