Tess

Tess (1979)

A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge.

Plot Keywords: rape, based on novel or book, peasant, historian, marriage, love, revenge, murder, mansion, family, farmer, young, nobility, aristocratic, strong, stonehenge, 19th century

DirectorRoman Polanski
WritersRoman Polanski, Gérard Brach, Thomas Hardy
Production CompaniesRenn Productions, Timothy Burrill Productions, Société Française de Production (SFP)
Production CountriesFrance, United Kingdom
Spoken LanguagesEnglish

Alternate Titles

Tess - viattomuuden tarina
Tess, glykeia mou xadelfi...
Egy tiszta nő
El sacrificio de Tess
Tess - Uma Lição de Vida
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