The Ice Flood

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The Ice Flood is a 1926 American silent northwoods drama film produced and distributed by Universal Pictures. It was directed by George Seitz and starred Kenneth Harlan and Viola Dana. A complete, though poor quality copy, exists and has been distributed by the Grapevine company in Arizona.[1][2]

The Ice Flood
The Ice Flood 1926.jpg
1926 theatrical poster
Directed byGeorge B. Seitz
Produced byCarl Laemmle
Screenplay byJames O. Spearing
George Seitz
Gladys Lehman
Based onThe Brute Breaker (novelette)
by Johnston McCulley
StarringKenneth Harlan
Viola Dana
CinematographyMerritt B. Gerstad
Edited byRaymond Curtiss
Maurice Pivar (sup. editor)
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • October 2, 1926 (1926-10-02)
Running time
6 reels ; (5,747 feet)
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

This film is also held by the Library of Congress.[3][4]


rest of cast

  • Norman Deming as Dumb Danny
  • Billy Kent Schaefer as Billy
  • Walter Brennan as Lumberjack (uncredited)


Filming took place in Klamath Falls, Oregon.[5]


  1. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: The Ice Flood at
  2. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films: The Ice Flood(Wayback)
  3. ^ Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress, p.86, c.1978, American Film Institute
  4. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The Ice Flood
  5. ^ "Filmed in Oregon 1908-2015" (PDF). Oregon Film Council. Oregon State Library. Retrieved December 27, 2015.

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