||Fuller Mellish and Mary Pickford.
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
B&W : [?] Four or Five? reels
Directed by James Kirkwood
Cast: Mary Pickford [Esmeralda Rogers], Ida Waterman [her mother], Fuller Mellish [her father], Arthur Hoops [Count de Montessin], William Buckley [William Estabrook], Charles Waldron [David Hardy]
Famous Players Film Company production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / From the play adaptation Esmeralda by Frances Hodgson Burnett and William Gillette of the short story “Esmeralda” by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Cinematography by Emmett A. Williams. Presented by Daniel Frohman. / © 2 September 1915 by Famous Players Film Company [LU6267]. Released 6 September 1915. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format.
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.1181.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost : Pickford’s incomplete (three reels) 35mm print has been lost to decomposition.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Listing updated: 17 March 2012.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.1181; Eyman-Pickford p. 328; Tarbox-Lost p. 245 : Website-Legacy.