Dramatisation of Jean Rhys's novel set in 19th-century Jamaica. The tragic story of the first Mrs Rochester from Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre centres on an arranged marriage between a white Creole heiress and a brooding Englishman, who fall in love only to be torn apart by rumours, paranoia and a cultural divide.

Directing:
  • Brendan Maher

Writing:
  • Stephen Greenhorn
  • Jean Rhys

Stars:
Release Date: 2006-10-09
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  • Country: GB
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 84
  • Budget: $1,500,000