Mary Pickford Season: FD Cinematheque
The Indian Runner’s Romance (1909)
Director: DW Griffith
Cast: Mary Pickford, Owen Moore, Frank Powell, Arthur V Johnson, James Kirkwood, Marion Leonard, Lottie Pickford, Mack Sennett
D W Griffith
An Indian comforts a dying prospector in his last moments. In exchange, the prospector tells him the location of his gold claim. A group of cowboys tries to get the information and go as far as kidnapping the Indian’s wife.
D W Griffith made this film in 1909 for Biograph Productions.