Robin Hood (1912 film)

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Robin Hood
Scene from the film
Directed byÉtienne Arnaud
Herbert Blaché
Written byEustace Hale Ball
Produced byÉclair American
StarringRobert Frazer
Barbara Tennant
Distributed byUniversal Film Manufacturing Company
Release date
August 22, 1912 (United States)
Running time
30 minutes
CountryUnited States
Robin Hood

Robin Hood is a 1912 film made by Eclair Studios.[1][2][3] The film's costumes feature enormous versions of the familiar hats of Robin and his merry men, and uses the unusual effect of momentarily superimposing images of different animals over each character to emphasize their good or evil qualities. The film was directed by Étienne Arnaud and Herbert Blaché, and written by Eustace Hale Ball. A restored copy of the 30-minute film exists and was exhibited in 2006 at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.[4]


Screenwriter for Robin Hood


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  2. ^ "Studios and Films". Fort Lee Film Commission. Archived from the original on 2011-04-25. Retrieved 2011-05-30.
  3. ^ Fort Lee Film Commission (2006), Fort Lee Birthplace of the Motion Picture Industry, Arcadia Publishing, ISBN 0-7385-4501-5
  4. ^ "Fort Lee: Early Film Capital". MoMA. January 2006. Retrieved 2011-05-31.
  5. ^ "Mi primer blog: Preview "WILL TUCK"". Archived from the original on 2019-03-07.

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