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Marlene Dietrich belongings auctioned in Hollywood

19 March 2014 Last updated at 06:22 GMT

Marlene Dietrich was one of the biggest film stars and entertainers of the 20th century.

Now more than 250 of her personal items are going up for auction - including a letter to her from American writer Ernest Hemmingway.

Alastair Leithead reports from Hollywood.

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