Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert

Score: 9.5 / 10
Released: April 14, 2017
Director: Werner Herzog
Producer: Michael Benaroya, Nick N. Raslan, Cassian Elwes
Studio: IFC Films
Cast: Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Damian Lewis, Jay Abdo, Robert Pattinson
Genre: Drama
Length: 128 minutes
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Queen of the Desert Overview

Gertrude Bell (Nicole Kidman), a member of Britain's elite, longs to free herself from the confines of her current life. To do so, she ventures out into the desert and on the path to becoming a political attaché. In addition to becoming well-known as a political diplomat, she becomes a prolific writer, world traveler, archaeologist, explorer and cartographer for the British Empire during the Victorian and Edwardian years.