Mae Marsh and Robert Harron in His Mothers Son 1913 00

   Mae Marsh and Robert Harron

Directed by               D. W. Griffith
Produced by             Biograph Company
Scenario by               D. W. Griffith        
Starring                     W. Chrystie Miller, Jennie Lee, Walter Miller, Mae Marsh, Robert Harron
Cinematography       Billy Bitzer
Distributed by           The General Film Company, Incorporated
Release date               May 31, 1913
Running time             16 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 "D.W. Griffith Rare Shorts disc 12". You can also obtain the films from our Silent Gems Collection as a reward for donation. For details click here.


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.


"His Mother's Son" is a short drama, included in our program to illustrate the work of two of our stars: actor Robert Harron and cinematographer Billy Bitzer.

A poor family goes through trials and tribulations before finding peace and prosperity.

Walter Miller and W Chrystie Miller in His Mothers Son 1913a

   Walter Miller and W. Chrystie Miller


Attention please.

Registration and donation are required to watch the films part of the series 'Hidden Gems'. Please complete the steps in the article 'Gems for Donation' before proceeding.

Registered users who made the required donation please click here to watch this gem.


Below is a short preview of the film.