Omnibus | The Confessions of Marian Evans: A Portrait of George Eliot

Based on Silas Marner by George Eliot

Marian Evans became world famous in 1859 at the age of 39 as George Eliot, the author of ''Adam Bede''. Film shows what happened to the girl from Nuneaton before she became a great novelist.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Duration: 1'13'56''
  • Broadcast date: 1969

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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