Based on the life of British traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer and political officer Gertrude Bell.
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Werner Herzog decided to film during a real sandstorm, which is usually avoided and therefore rarely seen in feature films because of the technical problems for the cameras resulting from the sand. Another unique opportunity arose, when the very rare phenomenon of snow in the desert occurred. Both natural phenomena can be seen in the final film. Read More