The Ocean Waif / '49-'17
This double-feature celebration hails from the earliest era of women directors in the mid-1910s. Includes The Ocean Waif (Doris Kenyon, Carlyle Blackwell. 1916/41 min.), which offers a Pygmalion-like love story directed by America’s first female film director, Alice Guy-Blaché. Follow that up with 49-17 (Joseph Girard. 1917/63 min.), a suspense-filled Western parody directed by Ruth Ann Baldwin. Silent. Color-tinted/NR.
|Title:||The Ocean Waif / '49-'17|
|Genre:||Drama-Classics (Silent Films), Comedy Video|
|Starring:||Carlyle Blackwell, William Dyer, Doris Kenyon, Joseph W. Girard, Jean Hersholt, William Morse, Fraunie Fraunholz, George C. Pearce, Lyn Donaldson, August Burmester|
|Director:||Ruth Ann Baldwin|