The Mayor of Casterbridge: Stream it with WITF Passport
The Mayor of Casterbridge is a lavish period drama based on Thomas Hardy’s classic novel of the same name. It tells the tale of a man, Michael Henchard, who drunkenly sells his wife, Susan, and baby, Elizabeth Jane, to a sailor at the market.
The next day, a remorseful Michael begins a new life – a wealthy and respectful life as the Mayor of Casterbridge. However, his past returns to haunt him when he is unexpectedly reunited with his family, and he’s forced to confront the consequences of his actions.
Watch The Mayor of Casterbridge with WITF Passport and the PBS Video app. If you’re not already a WITF Passport member, become one today by starting a monthly gift of at least $5 or an annual gift of at least $60. Learn more at witf.org/passport.
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