Madame la Presidente

Madame la Presidente is a surviving 1916 silent film comedy produced by Oliver Morosco and directed by Frank Lloyd. It was distributed by Paramount Pictures and stars Broadway legend and musical comedy star Anna Held in what would be her final and only feature-length film. The film is based on a play, Madame Presidente, that starred Fannie Ward on Broadway.[1][2][3][4]

Madame la Presidente
Madame la Presidente - 1916 - newspaperad.jpg
Newspaper advertisement.
Directed byFrank Lloyd
Produced byOliver Morosco
Written byMaurice Hennequin (play La Présidente)
Pierre Veber (play La Présidente)
Jose G. Levy(play)
Elliott J. Clawson (scenario)
StarringAnna Held
Forrest Stanley
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • February 6, 1916 (1916-02-06)
Running time
5 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent

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A copy of the film is preserved at UCLA Film and Television archive.[5]

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