The Mission of Mr. Foo

Directed by: John H. Collins, USA, 1915

USA, 1915
Szenenphoto aus The Mission of Mr. Foo, © Edison, Inc.

Cast and Credits

Production Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [N° 7868]
Distribution General Film Company
Director John H. Collins
Story Helen Chandler
Cast Carlton S. King [Mr. Foo - the Mandarin]
Bigelow Cooper [A Man High in Diplomatic Circles]
Mrs. William Bechtel [The Diplomat's Wife]
Gladys Hulette [Florence - the Diplomat's Daughter]
T. Tamamoto [Tu Sing - the Chinese Ambassador]
Otto Kobe [The Ambassador's Secretary]

Technical specifications
Category: Short Feature Film
Technical Details: Format: 35 mm, 1:1,33 - Ratio: 1:1,33 - Black and White,Length: 18 minutes, 1135 feet, 1 reels, 16 frames per second
Sound System: silent
First Screening: March 8, 1915 in USA
US Copyright: February 24, 1915 - ©LP.4534
Survival Status: Prints of this picture exist [Archiv: Museum of Modern Art (New York)]

Remarks and general Information in German: Jean Mitry nennt Charles M. Seay als Regisseur, von den ursprünglich 1135 ft ist der Film im Museum of Modern art in einer Länge von 1060 ft erhalten geblieben (lhg 2016)

General Information

The Mission of Mr. Foo is a motion picture produced in the year 1915 as a USA production. The Film was directed by John H. Collins, with Carlton S. King, Bigelow Cooper, Mrs. William Bechtel, Gladys Hulette, T. Tamamoto, in the leading parts. We have currently no synopsis of this picture on file; There are no reviews of The Mission of Mr. Foo available.

Bibliography - Kinetogram March 1, 1915, pg 12 (Credits & Synopsis)
- Motography, March 13, 1915, pg 417
- The Moving Picture World, February 20, 1915
- The Moving Picture World, March 27, 1915, pg 1931
- Pictures and the Picturegoer, May, 29, 1915, pg 146
- Jean Mitry, Filmographie Universelle III, Paris 1965, pg 63
- Catalogo del Cinema Muto, Pordenone 2016, pg 98

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