Shadows of Paris

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Shadows of Paris
Shadows of Paris poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Herbert Brenon
Written by Francis Carco (play)
André Picard (play)
Frederick J. Jackson
Eve Unsell
Starring Pola Negri
Charles de Rochefort
Huntley Gordon
Adolphe Menjou
Cinematography Bert Baldridge
Distributed by Paramount Pictures (US)
Sascha Film (Austria)
Release date
February 17, 1924
Running time
70 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

Shadows of Paris is a 1924 American silent drama film directed by Herbert Brenon and starring Pola Negri, Charles de Rochefort and Huntley Gordon. The screenplay involves a young woman who rises from an apache dancer to become a wealthy woman in post-World War I Paris.[1] It was based on the play Mon Homme by Francis Carco and André Picard.

Lobby card



The film is considered lost.[2] Only a minute of footage survives in a 1936 Paramount short Fashions in Love.[3]



  • Basinger, Jeanine. Silent Stars. Wesleyan University Press, 2000.

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