March 1, 2016
Genre(s): Drama, History
A biopic about the life and adventures of Gertrude Bell, an influential and multi-talented woman serving the United Kingdom in the Middle East in various roles including explorer, diplomat, and intelligence agent. Bell is widely known for her lasting impact on the politics and national boundaries of the Middle East, as well her idiosyncratic views on social issues of the era. A unique look at a woman unusually influential for her time who remains simultaneously popular and controversial. Reflecting Bell's actions and reputation, combines political intrigue, character study, adventure, and historical drama.