Tamara Drewe Clip: Shorts

tamaradrew300Having spent a couple of months on a farm in Western Australia, I can confirm that girls who look and dress like Gemma Arterton are in very very very short supply – but since when has reality stood in the way of a good movie?

Based on the graphic novel and Saturday Guardian strip by Posy Simmonds’ (which in turn is a modern-day take on the Hardy classic, Far From the Madding Crowd) Stephen Frears’ Tamara Drewe is a story of love and lust in a rural idyll. It hits cinemas this Friday..