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The Call of the North
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Oscar Apfel and Cecil B. DeMille
Cast: Robert Edeson [Ned Grant; and Graeham Stewart], Theodore Roberts [Galen Albret], Winifred Kingston [Virginia], Horace B. Carpenter Rand], Florence Dagmar [Elodie], Milton Brown [Me-en-gan], Vera McGarry [Julie], Jode Mullally [Picard], Sydney Deane [McTavish], Fred Montague [Jock Wilson]
Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company, Incorporated, production; distributed on State Rights basis. / Scenario by George H. Broadhurst, from the play adaptation The Call of the North by George H. Broadhurst of the novel The Conjuror’s House; a Romance of the Free Forest by Stewart Edward White. Art direction by Wilfred Buckland. Cinematography by Alvin Wyckoff. Edited by Mamie Wagner. / © 14 August 1914 by Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company, Incorporated [LU3198]. © 14 August 1914 by Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company, Incorporated [LP16966]. Released 15 August 1914. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The novel was subsequently filmed as The Call of the North (1921).
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.0573.
Survival status: Prints exist in the International Museum of Photography and Film at George Eastman House film archive [35mm positive].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Canada - USA: California
Listing updated: 7 March 2011.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.0573; Bohn-Light p. 90; Sinyard-Silent p. 145 : Website-AFI; Website-GEH.