Mary Pickford Season: FD Cinematheque
The Violin Maker of Cremona (1909)
Director: D W Griffith
Cast: Herbert Prior, Mary Pickford, Owen Moore, David Miles, Harry Solter, Marion Leonard, Charles Avery, Mack Sennett
D W Griffith
The Violin Maker of Cremona is an American silent short film made in 1909 and directed by DW Griffith . This is Pickford’s first fully credited film. However, it is presently still unclear whether she had extras roles in previous Biograph films.
Cremona held a competition on the best violin. If you win this game, you may marry the beautiful Gianinna. Two people start fighting for her hand.
|Herbert Prior||Taddeo Ferrari|
|Arthur V. Johnson||Man in Audience|
|Mack Sennett||Man in Audience|