Hester's three star pupils and a governess have disappeared. Led by a dogged Sergeant, local men search for the missing. Has something supernatural befallen them? Or has a human outrage occurred? An aristocratic young Englishman, Michael Fitzhubert, was the last person to see the girls, and when the search is abandoned, he is compelled to return to the Rock where he makes a shocking discovery.
Did You Know?
According to showrunner Larysa Kondracki, Ruby Rees, who was 21 years old at the time of filming, employed a little bit of Method acting technique by routinely mingling with the teenaged cast members and extras, behaving like a schoolgirl, to fully inhabit the role of 15 year-old Edith Horton. See more
A character refers to the fete as the first of a new century. The new century began in 1901 of course, a fact not well known amongst the poorly educated. See more
Picnic at Hanging Rock
Written by Cezary Skubiszewski
and Jan Skubiszewski See more