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The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1968)
An enigmatic young woman who moves to 19th Century Yorkshire with a young son. Distancing herself from everyone in the village and their prying questions, she remains totally aloof until a charming neighbor farmer gets her to reveal her past through his persistence. Only then does she reveal she is hiding away from a womanizing, belittling husband.
Year: BBC
Country: UK
Directed by : Peter Sasdy
Written by : Christopher Fry
Cast: Janet Munro, William Gaunt, Corin Redgrave, Anthony May, Suzan Farmer
Literary source: Anne Brontë "The Tenant of Wildfell Hall"