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  Mary Pickford (center).
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
Also known as Papa longues jambes in France : {Daddy Long Legs}
(1919) American
B&W : Seven reels / 7200 feet
Directed by Marshall A. Neilan (Marshall Neilan)

Cast: Mary Pickford [‘Judy’ Abbott], Milla Davenport [Mrs. Lippett], Miss Percy Haswell [Miss Pritchard], Fay Lemport [Angelina Wyckoff], Mahlon Hamilton [Jarvis Pendleton], Lillian Langdon [Mrs. Pendleton], Betty Bouton [Julia Pendleton], Audrey Chapman [Sallie McBride], Marshall A. Neilan (Marshall Neilan) [Jimmie McBride], Carrie Clarke Ward [Mrs. Semple]; Wesley Barry [orphan boy], Frankie Lee, Joan Marsh

The Mary Pickford Company production; distributed by First National Exhibitors’ Circuit, Incorporated. / Produced by Mary Pickford. Scenario by Agnes Johnson (Agnes C. Johnston), assisted by Mary Pickford, from the play adaptation Daddy Long-Legs by Jean Webster of the novel Daddy Long-Legs by Jean Webster. Assistant director, Al Green. Photography (cinematography) by Charles Rosher + [Henry Cronjager]. Art titles (intertitles artwork) by Ferdinand Pinney Earle. Edited by Edward McDermott. / © 12 May 1919 by First National Exhibitors’ Circuit, Incorporated, and Mary Pickford Company [LP13703]. Released 11 May 1919. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format.


Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.0885.

Survival status: Prints exist in the Mary Pickford Institute for Film Education film collection [35mm duplicate negative, 35mm duplicate positive].

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Listing updated: 29 September 2012.

References: AFI-F1 n. F1.0885; Brownlow-Parade pp. 120, 132; Everson-American pp. 201, 370; Eyman-Pickford pp. 61, 331; Higashi-Virgins pp. 42, 43, 46, 47, 49, 50-51; Slide-Aspects p. 20 : Website-Pickford.

Home video: DVD.

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