The Informer (1912 film)

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The Informer
Informer lobby card.jpg
Lobby card
Directed byD. W. Griffith
Written byGeorge Hennessy
StarringWalter Miller
CinematographyG. W. Bitzer
Distributed byGeneral Film Company
Release date
  • November 21, 1912 (1912-11-21)
Running time
18 minutes (16 frame/s)
CountryUnited States

The Informer is a 1912 American dramatic short film directed by D. W. Griffith and featuring Mary Pickford, Henry B. Walthall, Harry Carey, Lionel Barrymore, Dorothy Gish and Lillian Gish. It was filmed in the Pike County town of Milford, Pennsylvania.[1] Prints of the film survive at the film archive of the Library of Congress.[2][3]


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  1. ^ "Historical films at Pike County's Columns Museum". Retrieved December 3, 2016.
  2. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: The Informer". Silent Era. Retrieved April 9, 2009.
  3. ^ "The Informer: a story of the Civil War (Motion picture)". Library of Congress. Retrieved September 4, 2010.

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