Tess of the d'Urbervilles [DVD videorecording] / produced by London Weekend Television in association with A&E Networks ; producer, Sarah Wilson ; adapted by Ted Whitehead ; director, Ian Sharp.
Contributor(s): Wilson, Sarah | Whitehead, E. A | Sharp, Ian | Waddell, Justine | Flemyng, Jason | Milburn, Oliver | Greatrex, Richard | Davies, Peter | Lask, Alan | Hardy, Thomas. Tess of the d'Urbervilles | London Weekend Television, ltd | Arts and Entertainment Network | A & E Home Video (Firm) | New Video Group.Material type: FilmPublisher: New York, NY : A&E Home Video : Distributed by New Video, c1998Description: 1 videodisc (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0767052722.Other title: Thomas Hardy's [DVD videorecording] [At head of title :].Subject(s): Young women -- England -- Drama | England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama | Wessex (England) -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Television mini-series. | Television adaptations.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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DVD, Dolby digital stereo., Region 1 encoding.
Justin Waddell, Jason Flemyng, Oliver Milburn.
Director of photography, Richard Greatrex ; editor, Peter Davies ; music composer, Alan Lisk.
Originally released as television mini-series.
Based on the novel by Thomas Hardy.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Tess Durbeyfield is a luminous beauty who is violated by one man and forsaken by another, but she refuses to remain a victim. Her struggle to endure despite the abandonment of her true love, and despite her desperate attempt to attain happiness, propels Tess toward a tragic end.