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Kate Bruce and Dorothy West
Directed by D.W. Griffith
Produced by Biograph Company
Scenario by J. McDonagh
Cinematography Billy Bitzer
Starring Kate Bruce, Edward Dillon, Clara T. Bracy, Edwin August, Dorothy West
Distributed by Biograph Company
Release date November 7, 1910
Running time 17 min.
Country United States
Language Silent, English intertitles
This film is part of our series 'Hidden Gems'. It can be watched by registered users who make a donation. For more details, please click here.
"The Fugitive" is a short Civil War drama directed by D. W. Griffith. This film illustrates the work of our star cinematographer Billy Bitzer.
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Edward Dillon enthusiastically shows his Confederate uniform to Kate Bruce in "The Fugitive" (1910), directed by D. W. Griffith, cinematographer Billy Bitzer.
Dorothy West looks on as her fiance leaves for the front in "The Fugitive" (1910), directed by D. W. Griffith, cinematographer Billy Bitzer.
Clara Bracy and Edwin August bid farewell in the Union camp in "The Fugitive" (1910), directed by D. W. Griffith, cinematographer Billy Bitzer.
Kate Bruce and Dorothy West in the Confederate camp rejoice at some good news from the front in "The Fugitive" (1910), directed by D. W. Griffith, cinematographer Billy Bitzer.
Clara Bracy and Lucy Cotton in the Union camp also rejoice at some good news from the front in "The Fugitive" (1910), directed by D. W. Griffith, cinematographer Billy Bitzer.
Kate Bruce and Edward Dillon
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