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Letters from Baghdad (2016)

PG 10/09/2016 (GB) Documentary 1h 35m

She was as controversial as the history she made.


Gertrude Bell, the most powerful woman in the British Empire in her day, shaped the destiny of Iraq after WWI in ways that still reverberate today.

  1. Zeva Oelbaum


  2. Sabine Krayenbühl


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  1. Tilda Swinton

    Tilda Swinton

    Gertrude Bell (voice)

  2. Adam Astill

    Adam Astill

    Sgt. Frank Stafford

  3. Tom Chadbon

    Tom Chadbon

    Sir Valentine 'Domnul' Chirol

  4. Simon Chandler

    Simon Chandler

    David Hogarth

  5. Joanna David

    Joanna David

    Janet Courtney

  6. Anthony Edridge

    Sir Arnold 'A.T.' Wilson

  7. Amed Hashimi

    Amed Hashimi

    Suleiman Faidhi

  8. Andrew Havill

    Andrew Havill

    Sir Percy Cox

  9. Michael Higgs

    Michael Higgs

    General Sir Gilbert Clayton

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Letters from Baghdad
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Original Language English

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