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Duchess of York may be questioned over ITV doc

The Duchess of York seems to be getting into more hot water for the undercover filming of orphanages in Turkey. Reports are now saying that a formal request from the Turkish government has been made to question the Duchess, as the filming might have broken Turkey's strict privacy laws. In the ITV doc, Duchess and Daughters: Their Secret Mission, the Duchess disguised herself in order to capture the treatment of Turkish orphans on film.
September 16, 2009

The Duchess of York seems to be getting into more hot water for the undercover filming of orphanages in Turkey. Reports are now saying that a formal request from the Turkish government has been made to question the Duchess, as the filming might have broken Turkey’s strict privacy laws. In the ITV doc, Duchess and Daughters: Their Secret Mission, the Duchess disguised herself in order to capture the treatment of Turkish orphans on film.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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