Letters from Baghdad + Q&A

Letters from Baghdad + Q&A

Explorer, writer, spy and political powerhouse Gertrude Bell shaped the modern Middle East and became one of the most powerful women in the British Empire in her day. Letters From Baghdad tells Bell’s dramatic story using her own words (voiced by Tilda Swinton) and those of her contemporaries, excerpted from their intimate letters, private diaries and official documents.

With never-before-seen archive footage of the region, the film chronicle’s her extraordinary journey into both the ...

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Bertha DocHouse
Bertha DocHouse Screen, Curzon Bloomsbury, Brunswick Centre