The Awakening of Ruth

The Girl from the Sea (Working title)

Directed by: Edward H. Griffith, USA, 1917

USA, 1917

Cast and Credits

Thomas A. Edison Company
Distribution Thomas A. Edison Company
Director Edward H. Griffith
Scenario Lucien Hubbard
Director of Photography Lucien Hubbard
Cast Shirley Mason [Ruth Hoagland]
Shirley Mason [Bob Winthrop]
Joseph Burke [Reuben Hoagland]
Joseph Burke [Reverend Josiah Arbuthnot (as William Hayes)]
Donald Hall [Dr. William Strong]
Sally Crute [Fay Harrington]
Sally Crute [Mrs. Greer]
David Davies [Henri Ressori]
Edward Elkas [Joseph Ulrich]
Carolyn Lee [Rosaline Fothergill (as Caroline Lee)]

Technical specifications
Category: Feature Film
Technical Details: Format: 35 mm, 1:1,33 - Ratio: 1:1,33 - Black and White,, 5042 feet, 5 reels
Sound System: silent
First Screening: September 17, 1917 in USA
US Copyright: September 11, 1917 - ©LP.11388
Survival Status: Prints of this picture exist [Archiv: Library of Congress (Washington)]

General Information

The Awakening of Ruth is a motion picture produced in the year 1917 as a USA production. The Film was directed by Edward H. Griffith, with Shirley Mason, , Joseph Burke, , Donald Hall, in the leading parts. We have currently no synopsis of this picture on file; There are no reviews of The Awakening of Ruth available.

Bibliography - The Motion Picture News, 29 September 1917, pg 2160, 2209
- The Moving Picture World, 29 September 1917, pp. 1977-78, 2008
- The Moving Picture World, 6 October 1917, pg 128.
- Wid's Film Daily, 12 May 17, pg 977.

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