Lilies of the Field (1924 film)

Lilies of the Field is a 1924 American silent drama film produced by and starring actress Corinne Griffith and distributed by Associated First National Pictures. It is based on a 1921 play, Lilies of the Field, by William J. Hurlbut. The film was remade by Griffith again as an early sound film in 1930.[1][2][3]

Lilies of the Field
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Directed byJohn Francis Dillon
Produced byCorinne Griffith
Written byMarion Fairfax (writer)
Adelaide Heilbron (writer)
Based onLilies of the Field
by William J. Hurlbut
StarringCorinne Griffith
CinematographyJames Van Trees
Edited byArthur Tavares
Distributed byAssociated First National
Release date
  • February 29, 1924 (1924-02-29)
Running time
90 minutes; 9 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

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PreservationEdit

With no copies of Lilies of the Field located in any film archives,[4] it is a lost film. A trailer to this film exists at the Library of Congress.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 by The American Film Institute, c.1971
  2. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films: Lilies of the Field
  3. ^ Lilies of the Field as produced on Broadway, at the Klaw Theatre, October 4, 1921 to February 1922, 169 performances; IBDb.com
  4. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: Lilies of the Field
  5. ^ Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress [trailer only] p. 104, c.1978 The American Film Institute

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