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Far from the Madding Crowd

Series

Series Name
Colour Pictorial

Issue

Issue No.
669
Date Released
19 Oct 1967
Date recorded
12 Sep 1967
Length of issue (in feet)
778
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Far from the Madding Crowd
  2. 2Woburn Love-In

Story

Story No. within this Issue
1 / 2
Summary
Pathe synopsis: Hardy country comes alive. The thronging, exciting sheep-fair-cum-circus of the fictional Greenhill village is alive in detail right down to the old-fashioned shepherds, the fairground strongmen and acrobats of Victorian England and the characters of Bathsheba Everdene, Sergeant Troy and Farmer Boldwood. Director John Schlesinger is shooting scenes for the screen version of Thomas Hardy’s "Far From the Madding Crowd" on location in the field and hill county of Dorset. Julie Christie, Terence Stamp and Peter Finch star in this exciting reconstruction of rural old England ...
Keywords
Mass media; Performing arts
Written sources
Pathe Colour Pictorial Lobby Cards   Used for synopsis
Credits:
Commentator
Wilfrid Thomas
Length of story (in feet)
322
Story extras:
Film clip

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