Starring Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Damian Lewis, and Robert Pattinson, Werner Herzog’s Queen of the Desert is based on the true-life story of Gertrude Bell, who was a British political officer and archaeologist but ultimately a trailblazer on her terms. The story details the extraordinary adventures of Bell wrestling with the conflicts of love and tragedy, enemy and friend, and foreign and familiar as she sought to understand and unify people from different cultures. Please visit Indiewire for the full article.
The United States distributor for Queen of the Desert, Atlas Distributing Co., shared a cool new promotional picture, and announced the official Twitter account of the movie today. If you’ll recall Atlas acquired the US rights to the movie back in May, 20015. The movie was directed by Werner Herzog and stars Nicole Kidman as Gertrude Bell, Robert Pattinson as T.E Lawrence, James Franco as Henry Cadogan, and Damian Lewis as Charles Doughty-Wylie. Read more