(Please note that this movie starts at 1:00 p.m.)
Join us for the second film in the Roman Polanski’s series, Tess. Tess is a 1979 romance film directed by Roman Polanski. It is a timeless adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s 1891 classic romance novel Tess of the d’Urbervilles. It tells It tells the story of Tess Darbeyville, a beautiful young peasant, who seeks her fortune with the wealthy D’Urbervilles, whom her family believes to be distant relatives. Steve Hunt will be hosting and will lead a discussion after the screening.
Please note that due to the length of this film, this session starts at 1:00 p.m. Also, please see the diescription of the Book-to-Film program on page 7 of this guide for information about a book discussion program planned in conjunction with the screening of “Tess”
1979 172Min Rated PG
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