About the film
based on novel or book arranged marriage northern england victorian england older man younger woman relationship english countryside groom black maid remote farm 19th century durham england daughter–in–law father–in–law relationship
Release Date: December 12, 2016
|Production Companies||:||iFeatures, Sixty Six Pictures, BBC Films, British Film Institute, Creative England, Oldgarth Media|
|Producers||:||Shaheen Baig, Christopher Granier-Deferre, Jim Reeve, Lizzie Francke, Christopher Moll, Fodhla Cronin O'Reilly, Pete Smyth, Steve Jenkins, Emma Kayee, Robert K. Harm, Daphnée Hocquard|
|Writers||:||Nikolai Leskov, Alice Birch, Sarah Golding|
Rural England, 1865. Katherine, suffocated by her loveless marriage to a bitter man and restrained by his father's tyranny, unleashes an irresistible force within her, so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.