In this adaptation of Nikolai Leskov's novella "Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk”, a 19th century young bride is sold into marriage to a middle-aged man. During a prolonged absence of her husband, she rediscovers her freedom and starts an affair with one of the stable boys. Not willing to give up her newly acquired status, she starts a series of increasingly extreme actions.
Starring Florence Pugh, Christopher Fairbank, Cosmo Jarvis.
1 hours 29 mins