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This listing is from The Progressive Silent Film List by Carl Bennett.
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The Birth of a Race
B&W : Ten reels
Directed by John W. Noble
Cast: Louis Dean [the kaiser], Harry Dumont [the crown prince], Carter B. Harkness [Adam], Doris Doscher [Eve], Charles Graham [Noah], Ben Hendricks (Sr.) [Fritz Schmidt], Alice Gale [Frau Schmidt], John Reinhardt [Pat O’Brien], Mary K. Carr (Mary Carr) [Mrs. O’Brien], Jane Grey [Jane O’Brien], Edward Elkas [Herr Von H.], Anne Lehr, Philip Van Loan, George Le Guere, Warren Chandler, Anita Cortez, Edwin Boring, Dick Lee, David Wall, Belle Seacombe
Birth of a Race Photoplay Corporation [Frohman Amusement Corporation] production; distributed on State Rights basis. / Produced by Emmett J. Scott. Scenario by George F. Wheeler, Rudolph de Cordova, Anthony P. Kelly (Anthony Paul Kelly) and John W. Noble. Production suprvised by John W. Noble. Art direction by W. Bruce Bradley. Assistant directors, Ralph Dean, Charles Horan and Arthur Vaughan. Cinematography by Herbet O. Carleton (Herbert Oswald Carleton). Intertitles by Tom Bret. Intertitles artwork by Ferdinand Pinney Earle. Music by Joseph Carl Breil. / Released 1 December 1918. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.
Survival Status: Print exists.
Listing updated: 31 March 2009.
Home video: VHS.