Snow White (1916 film)
|Directed by||J. Searle Dawley|
|Produced by||H. Lyman Broening (uncredited)|
|Written by||Winthrop Ames|
|Based on||Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
by Jessie Graham White
Snow White by the Brothers Grimm
|Cinematography||H. Lyman Broening|
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
|63 minutes (18 frame/s)|
Snow White (1916) is an American silent romantic fantasy film directed by J. Searle Dawley based on the Winthrop Ames' 1912 Broadway play Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The latter was adapted from the Grimm brothers 1812 fairy tale. The film's stars were Marguerite Clark and Creighton Hale. Clark reprised her stage role.
- Marguerite Clark as Snow White
- Creighton Hale as Prince Florimond
- Dorothy Cumming as Queen Brangomar/Mary Jane
- Lionel Braham as Berthold, the Huntsman
It was considered a lost film, thought to have been destroyed in a vault fire. A "substantially complete" print with Dutch intertitles, missing a few scenes, was found in Amsterdam in 1992 and restored at George Eastman House.
Snow White is included in the boxed DVD set Treasures from American Film Archives: 50 Preserved Films (2000).
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