Gold and Glitter

Gold and Glitter is a 1912 American silent drama film co-directed by D. W. Griffith and Frank Powell.[1] Lillian Gish, in the leading female role, was praised for its variety of emotion, in comparison to her previous roles.[2]

Gold and Glitter
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Original theatrical poster
Directed byD. W. Griffith
Frank Powell
Written byGeorge Hennessy
StarringElmer Booth
CinematographyG. W. Bitzer
Distributed byGeneral Film Company
Release date
  • November 12, 1912 (1912-11-12)
Running time
17 minutes (16 frame/s)
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent with English intertitles


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  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Gold and Glitter". Silent Era. Retrieved February 2, 2008.
  2. ^ Affron, Charles (2002). Lillian Gish: her legend, her life. University of California Press. pp. 55–56. ISBN 978-0-520-23434-5.

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