Letters from Baghdad

Between the Rivers Productions (2017)
Documentary
UK | English | Black/White | 1h 35min

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.


Cast View all

Tilda Swinton Gertrude Bell (voice)
Pip Torrens Dick Doughty-Wylie (voice)
Nicholas Woodeson General Sir George MacMunn
Paul McGann Henry Cadogan (voice)
Rose Leslie Young Gertrude Bell (voice)
Simon Chandler David Hogarth
Andrew Havill Sir Percy Cox
Rachael Stirling Vita Sackville-West
Lucy Robinson Lady Molly Trevelyan
Richard Poe Standard Oil Man (voice)
Christopher Villiers Sir Leonard Wolley
Jasper Jacob Sir Nigel Davidson
Joanna David Janet Courtney
Adam Astill Sgt. Frank Stafford
Tom Chadbon Sir Valentine 'Domnul' Chirol

Crew View all

Director Zeva Oelbaum
Sabine Krayenbühl
Producer Zeva Oelbaum, Mia Bays, Fabrice Esteve, Christian J. Popp
Photography Gary Clarke, Petr Hlinomaz
Musician Paul Cantelon

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
841887040501 DVD 1 Feb 05, 2019
5055159278898 DVD