About the film
based on novel or book sheep farm victorian england unrequited love inheritance rural area period drama housekeeper english countryside 19th century dorset victorian era
Far from the Madding Crowd
Release Date: April 23, 2015
|Production Companies||:||Fox Searchlight Pictures, DNA Films, BBC Films|
|Producers||:||Andrew Macdonald, Nina Gold, Allon Reich, Theo Park, Alex Gladstone, Nicola Barnes, Victoria Zalin|
|Writers||:||Thomas Hardy, David Nicholls|
Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy. Bathsheba Everdene, attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy, a handsome and reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. This timeless story of Bathsheba's choices and passions explores the nature of relationships and love – as well as the human ability to overcome hardships through resilience and perseverance.