Young country girl Tess Durbyfield goes to work for her aristocratic relatives, the D'Urbervilles, in an attempt at helping her family to raise some money. Her cousin Alec falls in love with her and seduces/rapes her.
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When Tess leaves home to work at a dairy farm, it shows the sun rising behind Tess as she walks, but the light source is coming from in front of Tess, warming her face, revealing the background is a green screen. See more
Version of Tess of the D'Urbervilles