The Lifted Veil (film)

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The Lifted Veil
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Ethel Barrymore, 1916.
Directed by George D. Baker
Produced by B. A. Rolfe
Written by Basil King (novel: The Lifted Veil)
Albert S. LeVino (scenario)
Starring Ethel Barrymore
William B. Davidson
Frank Gillmore
Cinematography Joseph Schelderfer
Distributed by Metro Pictures
Release dates
September 10, 1917
Running time
5 reels
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

The Lifted Veil is a 1917 American silent film produced by B. A. Rolfe and distributed by Metro Pictures. It is based on a novel, The Lifted Veil (1917) by Basil King, an author popular with women readers. Stage star Ethel Barrymore, under contract to Metro, appears in her eighth silent film which is now lost.[1][2][3]



  1. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1911-20 by The American Film Institute, c.1988
  2. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: The Lifted Veil at
  3. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The Lifted Veil

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