Anna Karenina is one of Tolstoï most famous novel. Inspired by a current affair – the story of a woman led to the dangerous road of death by love. A woman whose only escape is to jump under a train. Anna Karenina is a young lady from Saint Petersburg high society married to Alexis, a cold and arrogant high ranking official of the imperial administration. She has a son aged 8 years old. : Sergeï. While visiting her mother, she meets and falls in love with a successful officer – Vronski. Even tough Anna tries to avoid him, Vronski builds a ploy to meet her again. Then Anna declares her love to him. She struggles against this passion before finally renouncing. Pregant, she confesses her sinning to her husband. The crual mechanics of tragedy is set in motion. Destiny is about to break her in pieces. Anna ‘s life becomes hard and tormented by the incomprehension of society…Her relationship with her lover gets impair. Abandonned by everybody, eaten away by shame, betrayal and torments without end, she will kill herself. The tragic love story of Anna Karenina pictures without concession the russian society of the time. It was also the picture of the world Ctchedrine was living in.