B&W : Five reels / 4231 feet
Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Cast: Geraldine Farrar [Maria Rosa], Wallace Reid [Andres], Pedro de Cordoba [Ramon], Ernest Joy [Carlos], Anita King [Ana], Horace B. Carpenter [Pedro], James Neill [a priest], Lou Tellegen
Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company, Incorporated, production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Scenario by William C. de Mille, from the play adaptation Maria Rosa by Wallace Gilpatrick and Guido Marburg of the play Maria Rosa by Angel Guimerá. Assistant director, William Horwitz. Cinematography by Alvin Wyckoff. Edited by Cecil B. DeMille. / © 25 April 1916 by Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company, Incorporated [LP8149]. Released 8 May 1916. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Farrar’s film debut, although Carmen (1915) was released before this film.
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.2816.
Survival status: Print exists in the International Museum of Photography and Film at George Eastman House film archive [35mm positive].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Listing updated: 7 March 2011.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.2816; Bardèche-History p. 107; Brownlow-Parade p. 368; Carroll-Matinee p. 95; Edmonds-BigU p. 57 : Website-AFI; Website-GEH : with additional information provided by Manish Patwari.