Fools of Fate

Fools of Fate is a 1909 American drama film directed by D. W. Griffith. A print of the film survives at the film archive of the Library of Congress.[1]

Fools of Fate
Directed byD. W. Griffith
Written byFrank E. Woods
StarringJames Kirkwood
CinematographyG. W. Bitzer
Distributed byBiograph Company
Release date
  • October 7, 1909 (1909-10-07)
Running time
11 minutes
CountryUnited States


A man's boat capsizes and another man who was camping nearby saves him before he drowns. After that the rescuer meets the almost drown man's wife without knowing who she is, they become friends but he starts to have feelings for her.


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  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Fools of Fate". Silent Era. Archived from the original on July 4, 2009. Retrieved April 13, 2009.

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