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3.6
162 Ratings

Far from the Madding Crowd

Directed by John Schlesinger
United Kingdom, 1967
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

John Schlesinger’s solid adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s novel sees three rival suitors vying for the affections of the beautiful Bathsheba Everdene who has just inherited a farm.

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Far from the Madding Crowd Directed by John Schlesinger

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1968 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Music Score

National Board of Review

1967 | 3 wins including: Best Film

BAFTA Awards

1968 | 2 nominations including: Best British Cinematography (Colour)

Golden Globes (USA)

1968 | 3 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

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