Death of a Princess TV film provokes Saudi row

Title
Death of a Princess TV film provokes Saudi row
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:05:15
Description
Interview with Antony Thomas, director of the controversial ATV drama-documentary, Death of a Princess, shown on British TV on 09/04/80. The film, allegedly based on the true story of Princess Masha’ll, has led to a diplomatic row between Britain and Saudi Arabia. Male interviewer not identified (poss. Des Fahy?).
Contributors
Des Fahy?; Antony Thomas
Keywords
UK; Television; International relations; Saudi Arabia; Executions; Television documentaries; ATV; Islamic law; Television films; Death of a Princess

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