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Sweet Memories (also known as Sweet Memories of Yesterday and Sweetheart Days) is a 1911 silent short romantic drama film, written and directed by Thomas H. Ince, released by the Independent Moving Pictures Company on March 27, 1911.[1]

Sweet Memories
Directed by Thomas H. Ince
Produced by Carl Laemmle
Written by Thomas H. Ince
Starring Mary Pickford
King Baggot
Distributed by Independent Moving Pictures(IMP)
Release date
March 27, 1911
Running time
10 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent film
English intertitles



Polly Biblett (Mary Pickford), a young lady, tells her grandmother Lettie about her new boyfriend. The news provokes the elderly woman to reminisce about her own sweetheart, long time before. The touching sequence expresses the power of lives going on, the older woman aging as her grandchildren grow and knowing they will soon have children of their own.



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