Orphans of the Storm

D.W. Griffith (director, screenwriter)
Eugene Cormon, Adolphe d'Ennery (play)
Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Joseph Schildkraut, Frank Losee (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, Circa 1921. Vintage reference photograph from the 1921 silent film, showing a rowdy street scene. Manuscript pencil cropping annotations on the verso, along with a number stamp reading B 629.

From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler.

Based on the 1874 play "Les Deux Orphelines," by Adolphe d'Ennery and Eugene Cormon, about two sisters who are caught up in the events of the French Revolution. The last film directed by D.W. Griffith to feature sisters Lillian and Dorothy Gish.

Set in France.

10 x 8 inches. Very Good plus overall.

[Book #154519]