Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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General Note
Based on the novel by Thomas Hardy.
General Note
Originally broadcast in 2008 as a TV miniseries on the BBC.
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Special features: making-of featurette (disc 2).
Creation/Production Credits
Camera operator, Nick Beeks Saunders ; art director, Andrea Coathupe ; choreography, Jane Gibson ; casting, Kate Rhodes-James ; script editor, Elizabeth Kilgariff ; costume designer, James Keast ; music, Rob Lane ; film editor, Pai Di Ciaula ; director of photography, Wojciech Szepel.
Gemma Arterton, Eddie Redmayne, Hans Matheson, Ruth Jones, Donald Sumpter, Ian Puleston-Davies, Christopher Fairbank, Anna Massey, Jodie Whittaker, Rebekah Staton, Kenneth Cranham.
When the beautiful and innocent Tess Durbeyfield is driven by family poverty to claim kinship with the wealthy D'Urbervilles and seek a portion of their family fortune, meeting the manipulative Alec proves to be her downfall.
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DVD format, region 1, NTSC; widescreen (16:9, enhanced); Dolby digital stereo.
Optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Blair, D., Snodin, D., Nicholls, D., Harwood, K., Arterton, G., Redmayne, E., Matheson, H., Jones, R., Sumpter, D., Fairbank, C., Massey, A., Whittaker, J., Staton, R., Cranham, K., Lane, R. (., & Hardy, T. (2009). Tess of the d'Urbervilles (Widescreen ed.). British Broadcasting Corp. : 2 Entertain.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

David. Blair et al.. 2009. Tess of the D'Urbervilles. [United States]: British Broadcasting Corp. : 2 Entertain.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

David. Blair et al.. Tess of the D'Urbervilles [United States]: British Broadcasting Corp. : 2 Entertain, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Blair, David., et al. Tess of the D'Urbervilles Widescreen ed., British Broadcasting Corp. : 2 Entertain, 2009.

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