A quick check on Twitter today revealed the first set pic for Queen of the Desert‘s first official day of filming.
First day on the Queen of the Desert set pic.twitter.com/FeNcAj44bl
— Queen of the Desert (@QueenfilmFan) January 13, 2014
According to Jay Abdo, who plays the role of Fattuh, Nicole Kidman is filming today.
A great meeting today with Nicole Kidman, tomorrow is the first shooting day in ‘Queen of the desert’ directed by Werner Herzog
— JayAbdo (@jihadabdo) January 12, 2014
Another production source, Hicham Hajji, confirms:
1st shooting day of Queen of the Desert with Nicole Kidman. a film by Werner Herzog Proud to be part of it! @hfilmsoff
— Hicham HAJJI (@HichamHajji) January 13, 2014
There were also several photos posted from a production kick-off dinner last night. (Source: Jay Abdo)