The White Rose (1923 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The White Rose
White Rose lobby card.JPG
Lobby card
Directed by D. W. Griffith
Herbert Sutch (asst. director)
Produced by D. W. Griffith
Written by Irene Sinclair (pen name of Griffith)
Starring Mae Marsh
Ivor Novello
Carol Dempster
Neil Hamilton
Music by Joseph Breil
Cinematography Billy Bitzer
Hendrik Sartov
Harold Sintzenich
Distributed by United Artists
Release date
  • May 21, 1923 (1923-05-21)
Running time
12 reels
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

The White Rose is a 1923 American silent drama film directed by D. W. Griffith. The film was written, produced, and directed by Griffith, and stars Mae Marsh, Ivor Novello, Carol Dempster, and Neil Hamilton.



The film was shot in several locations throughout Florida and Louisiana. Though this film is extant, it is one of Griffith's rarely seen films.

Preservation status[edit]

According to film historian William K. Everson, a tinted and toned 35 mm nitrate print was allowed to decompose in the 1960s, leaving only a sole black and white print.[1]


External links[edit]