Robert Harron and Mary Pickford in So Near Yet So Far 1912 02 

    Robert Harron and Mary Pickford


Directed by               D. W. Griffith
Produced by             Biograph Company
Scenario by               George Hennessy      
Starring                     Walter Miller, Mary Pickford, Robert Harron, Elmer Booth, Harry Carey
Cinematography       Billy Bitzer
Distributed by           General Film Company
Release date               September 30, 1912
Running time             12 min.
Country                      United States
Language                    Silent film, English intertitles


This film is part of our Silent Gems Collection and the DVD is available on Ebay. This film is on DVD "Mary Pickford Rare Shorts disc II".

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"So Near, Yet So Far" is a short drama, included in our program to illustrate the work of our stars Robert Harron and Billy Bitzer.

A shy fellow must become a hero to earn the attention of his dream girl.


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