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Wilfred Lucas and Robert Harron
Directed by D.W. Griffith
Cinematography by Billy Bitzer
Starring Wilfred Lucas, Blanche Sweet, Christy Cabanne, Robert Harron
Distributed by Biograph Company
Release date February 22, 1912
Country United States
Running time 14 m.
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.
"Under Burning Skies" is a short Western drama directed by D.W. Griffith, featuring our stars Billy Bitzer and Robert Harron.
Two newlyweds are chased through the desert by a disgruntled former rival.
Wilfred Lucas and Blanche Sweet
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