Queen of Hearts


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Ian Fleming met her and she might have been the source of inspiration for his "Bond Girl" character. Born to a family related to the last Tzars of Russia, she became a spy of Nazy Germany and later, a double agent working for the British ("On His Majesty's Service").

Larissa Swirski could have been the protagonist in a novel but was, in actual fact, real. Until certain MI5 files were declassified not that long ago, almost nobody knew the true identity of "The Queen of Hearts" – a key figure in the espionage network woven around Gibraltar in World War II. 

The Flow Studio
Directed by: 
Chema Ramos
52 min or 65 min
English / Spanish (English Subtitles)
_Best Documentary Cardiff International Film Festival 2022. UK
_Official Selection The Romford Film Festival. London 2023. UK
_Official Selection Peloponnisos International Documentary Festival 2023. Greece
_Official International Short Film Festival in the Palace 2023. Balchik, Bulgaria
_Official Selection Muestra de Cine Mujeres en Escena 2022. Málaga. Spain
_Official Selection ATLANTICDOC 2022. Montevideo. Uruguay
_Official Selection MONDOC Mostra Internacional de Cinema Documental 2022. Montaverner. Spain