Jane Eyre, 1983 (page 15 of 18)

The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here, Morag Hood as Mary Rivers. Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here from left, Elaine Donnelly as Diana Rivers and Morag Hood as Mary Rivers. Upon reading a letter announcing the death of their uncle John, ' 'Amen! We can yet live,' said Diana at last. 'At anyrate, it makes us no worse off than we were before,' remarked Mary.'  Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here from left, Andrew Bicknell as St. John Rivers and Zelah Clarke (back to camera) as Jane Eyre. He descibes the work she has accepted, (from chapter 30), ' 'It is a village school: your scholars will be only poor girls -- cottagers' children -- at the best, farmers' daughters. Knitting, sewing, reading, writing, ciphering, will be all you will have to teach.' '  Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here, Andrew Bicknell as St. John Rivers. He offers Jane the following, (as written in the book), ' 'Right,' said Mr. St. John, quite coolly. 'If such is your spirit, I promise to aid you, in my own time and way.' '  Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here from left, Elaine Donnelly as Diana Rivers and Zelah Clarke as Jane Eyre. St. John asks Jane a question. The exchange, as per chapter 29, ' 'Your real name you will not give?'  'No: I fear discovery above all things; and whatever disclosure would lead to it, I avoid.' '  Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here, Andrew Bicknell as St. John Rivers. Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here, Anne Dyson as Hannah. Jane asks her about the house, and Hannah responds (as per chapter 29), ' 'Some calls it Marsh End, and some calls it Moor House.' '  Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here, Elaine Donnelly as Diana Rivers reading a book in German. Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here from left, Morag Hood as Mary Rivers, Elaine Donnelly as Diana Rivers and Andrew Bicknell as St. John Rivers. Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The BBC production of "Jane Eyre" directed by Julian Amyes, based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë. Seen here from left, Morag Hood as Mary Rivers, Elaine Donnelly as Diana Rivers, Zelah Clarke (slumped in chair) as Jane Eyre, Andrew Bicknell as St. John Rivers and Anne Dyson as Hannah. Jane is asked her name. From the book, this: ' I felt I could speak, and I answered, 'My name is Jane Elliott.' Anxious as ever to avoid discovery, I had before resolved to assume an alias.'  Initial serialization airdate, autumn 1983. Screen capture. Copyright © 1983 British Broadcasting Corporation / Pebble Mill. Credit: © 1983 BBC Pebble Mill / Courtesy: Pyxurz.