The incredible true story of Nancy Wake, the daring allied spy who became the Gestapo’s most wanted woman.
This is the incredible true story of Nancy Wake, the daring allied spy who became the Gestapo’s most wanted woman in WWII.
Codenamed ‘The White Mouse’ for her elusiveness, this international femme fatale was a key inspiration behind Sebastian Faulkes’ celebrated fictional spy Charlotte Gray. In this first ever docudrama biopic on Wake, gripping dramatisations are combined with exclusive interviews with her closest friends, confidants and military historians to bring her legend to life.
Born in New Zealand, Wake moved to Paris where she worked as a journalist reporting across Europe and married a French arisocrat, Henri Fiocca. When war broke out, she became a vital link in the French resistance,... More »
- Extended 70 minute version