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13 September 1998 (USA) See more »
A free-spirited yet naive country girl is caught between her wealthy, manipulative "cousin" Alec and the handsome, educated farmer Angel Clare in this Victorian tragedy from novelist Thomas Hardy. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Ian Sharp 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Thomas Hardy  novel
Ted Whitehead 

Produced by
Delia Fine .... executive producer
Sally Head .... executive producer
Sarah Wilson .... producer
Original Music by
Alan Lisk 
Cinematography by
Richard Greatrex 
Film Editing by
Peter Davies 
Production Design by
Gerry Scott 
Art Direction by
Mark Kebby 
Costume Design by
Les Lansdown 
Makeup Department
Kirstin Chalmers .... make-up & hair designer
Production Management
Kit Hopkinson .... post-production supervisor
Georgina Lowe .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robert Grayson .... third assistant director
Cliff Lanning .... first assistant director
Josh Robertson .... second assistant director
Art Department
Diane Dancklefsen .... stand-by art director
Simon Riley .... props
Sound Department
Peter Baldock .... sound editor
Tony Dawe .... production sound mixer
Gillian Dodders .... sound editor
Chris Gurney .... boom operator
Special Effects by
Richard Van Den Bergh .... special effects technician
Steve Dent .... stunt coordinator (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Paul Bates .... electrician
Pat Garrett .... grip
Tony Haslam .... gaffer
Brad Larner .... focus puller
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Natalie Richmond Elvy .... assistant costume designer
Editorial Department
Tom Mayclim .... negative cutting assistant (uncredited)
Vaughn Mullady .... negative cutter (uncredited)
Other crew
Christine Carter .... choreographer
Karen Fayerty .... unit nurse
Sarah Hayward .... script supervisor
Nicholas Hopkins .... production runner (as Nick Hopkins)
Scott Horan .... assistant location manager
Andrew MacDonald Brown .... location manager
Justin Miller .... assistant accountant
Claudine Sturdy .... production coordinator
Will Tyler .... production accountant
Steve Dent .... horse master (uncredited)
Nik Hedman .... production assistant (uncredited)

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UK:180 min | USA:180 min | Australia:176 min
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Continuity: When Alec picks the strawberry to give to Tess, he removes it from the plant leaving behind the stalk and leaves. When he places it to her lips, the stalk and leaves have reappeared.See more »
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11 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
It is wonderful., 3 October 2000
Author: wang wei ( from shanghai, china

I have seen a lot of versions of Tess of the D'Urberwilles. This one is the best. It really give me a vivid imagination of english country. And the actor and actress are also very good(especially, Justine).

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