France, United Kingdom, United States 2016 – Director: Zeva Oelbaum, Sabine Krayenbühl – Original language: Arabic – Subtitles: English

Gertrude Bell: adventurer and spy. On behalf of the British Empire she drew the boundary lines of today’s Iraq and founded the National Museum in Baghdad. LETTERS FROM BAGHDAD constructs her biography using her letters and archive footage that has never been seen before. Unique!

Camera: Gary Clarke, Petr Hlinomaz. Editing: Sabine Krayenbühl. Music: Paul Cantelon. Production: Between the Rivers Productions, Letters From Baghdad, Missing in Action Films. Producer: Zeva Oelbaum. Length: 95 min. International Sales: Rise and Shine World Sales

#History and Coming to Terms with the Past #Middle East