British aristocrat Gertrude Bell (Nicole Kidman) seeks a life of adventure in the Middle East in 1892, and eventually becomes a renowned explorer, writer, and archaeologist. Along the way, she meets T.E. Lawrence (Robert Pattinson) and serves as an adviser to Winston Churchill (Christopher Fulford). James Franco and Damian Lewis co-star in this biopic, which was written and directed by Werner Herzog.
Werner Herzog - German Director/Screenwriter/Producer, FITZCARRALDO (1982)
Werner H. Stipetic - German Director/Screenwriter/Producer, FITZCARRALDO (1982)
Peter Zeitlinger - Director of Photography, GRIZZLY MAN (2005)
Klaus Badelt - Musical Composer/Performer
Jenny Agutter - British Actress
David Calder - British Supporting Actor, Composer - SLEEPING DOGS
Christopher Fulford - Actor/"Prayer For Dying"
Michael Jenn - British Actor
Nicole Kidman - Actress, TO DIE FOR
Mark Lewis Jones - SOLOMON & GAENOR, Welsh/English/Yiddish
James Franco - American actor, Freaks & Geeks/TRISTAN & ISOLDE
Damian Lewis - Actor, BAND OF BROTHERS (2001)
Beth Goddard - Actress/ "Last Seduction 2"
Robert Pattinson - British actor, TWILIGHT
Sophie Linfield - Actor in MRS. PALFREY AT THE CLAREMONT
Richard Goulding - Actor
Nick Waring - Actor; THE ASYLUM (2000)
Michael Ellis - Actor, ;
"Herzog feels an obvious kinship with Bells independent spirit, a figure who broke the confines of her 'domesticated' upbringing so she could touch distant lands and discover herself." - 04/06/2017 Los Angeles Times
"Bell is embodied, in a commanding and versatile performance, by Nicole Kidman, who supplies a gravitas and emotional complexity worthy of the woman she plays." - 04/06/2017 New York Times
"[T]his collaboration with Kidman uses the actress poised and almost regal bearing to its advantage." - 04/06/2017 Variety