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The Virgin and the Gypsy, 1970

Identifier: 1500.030

Scope and Contents

D.H. Lawrence's The Virgin and the Gypsy. The Minister's Daughter. Her Father Taught Her About God. The Gypsy Taught Her About Heaven. Starring Joanna Shimkus, Franco Nero, Honor Blackman, et al. Produced by Kenneth Harper; directed by Christopher Miles; screenplay by Alan Plater; music by Patrick Gowers. Color Prints by Movielab. A Chevron Pictures Release.

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The story, adapted from a novella by D.H. Lawrence, tells how the daughter of a staid Rector in the north of England, rebels against her family by having a relationship with a gypsy, and how "the voice of the water" triumphs in the end.


  • Broadcast: 1970



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