Drama · In Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer; Frank Troy, a reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. Far from the Madding Crowd is a British romantic drama film directed by Thomas Vinterberg and starring Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen, Tom Sturridge and Juno Temple. It is an adaptation of the novel Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy. It is the fourth film adaptation of the. Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan), who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak ( Matthias Schoenaerts), a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy.
May 1, One of the co-founders of the stripped-down Dogme 95 aesthetic might not sound like the most logical choice to direct Thomas Hardy's classic, sweeping romance “ Far From the Madding Crowd.” But Thomas Vinterberg creates a rich aesthetic that combines both vibrant colors and intimate natural light. Far from the Madding Crowd might be Hardy's sunniest novel, but it is also subversive and unsettling. Thomas Vinterberg's new film adaptation creates a Bathsheba for the modern audience, but does it capture the book's strangeness and erotic energy? Lucasta Miller. Fri 24 Apr EDT Last modified on Thu 22 Feb. Apr 2, Far From the Madding Crowd review: Carey Mulligan shines in Hardy perennial John Schlesinger's adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Far From the Madding Crowd must be the hardest act to follow in cinema history. Far from the Madding Crowd Official Trailer #1 () - Carey Mulligan Drama HD.