Lawrence of Arabia - The Man and the Myth

Lawrence of Arabia - The Man and the Myth
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Summary

Allan Little presents a programme from 2012 marking the 50th anniversary of the release of David Lean's critically acclaimed film Lawrence of Arabia by considering the legacy of its titular character as a soldier and strategist. He examines TE Lawrence's account of his desert campaign, and applies themes present in the movie to the modern-day Middle East. Includes archive recordings of people who knew and served with Lawrence, his brother's recollections and contributions from Bristol University archaeologists researching the Great Arab Revolt in Jordan.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Allan Little
Producer Susan Marling
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