A faithful rendition of Thomas Hardy’s story of Victorian sexual and social hypocrisy. The pure village maiden Tess, supposed poor relation of the wealthy D’Urbervilles is seduced by one man and treated unfairly by another. Nastassia Kinski is perfect in the role of the doomed Tess.
Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Seduction
Feature films → Feature films - Great Britain
Literature → English literature - Film and video adaptations
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)