- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 30 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: 2008
- Originally Released: 1951
- Label: Criterion
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital Mono 1.0 - Swedish
- Subtitles - English - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Interviews: Alf Sjoberg (archival)
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Cannes 1951 -
After allowing--indeed, encouraging--her father's valet to seduce her, the daughter of a wealthy count must live with the consequences of her ill-advised, forbidden actions. Adapted from August Strindberg's 1888 play concerning sexual and social oppression.
Crossing social boundaries is prohibited in 19th Century Sweden. But Miss Julie, a count's daughter, treads the line of propriety, and flirts with danger by getting involved with Jean, her father's valet -- a member of the lower class. Jean, however, aspires to Julie's refined world and has plans of his own...