Camille (1917 film)

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Theda Bara in Camille.jpg
Directed by J. Gordon Edwards
Produced by William Fox
Written by Adrian Johnson (scenario)
Based on La Dame aux Camélias 
by Alexandre Dumas, fils
Starring Theda Bara
Alan Roscoe
Walter Law
Glen White
Alice Gale
Claire Whitney
Richard Barthelmess
Cinematography Rial Schellinger
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release dates
  • September 30, 1917 (1917-09-30)
Running time
60 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

Camille (1917) was an American silent drama film based on the 1852 novel and play La Dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas, fils, adapted by Adrian Johnson, directed by J. Gordon Edwards, and starring Theda Bara as Marguerite Gauthier.[1]

The film was produced by Fox Film Corporation and shot at the Fox Studio in Fort Lee, New Jersey.[2]


Preservation status[edit]

This film is now considered a lost film.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Silent Era: Camille". silentera. Retrieved 2008-06-28. 
  2. ^ Fort Lee: Birthplace of the Motion Picture Industry. Arcadia Publishing. 2006. p. 64. ISBN 0-738-54501-5. 

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