A contest is being held in Cremona for the best violin, with Giannina’s hand in marriage as the prize. Filippo is secretly in love with her, but is also ashamed of being a cripple, so he switches his superior violin with that of another apprentice, Sandro, whom Giannina loves.
Director: D.W. Griffith
Writers: François Coppée (story), Frank E. Woods
Stars: Herbert Prior, Mary Pickford, Owen Moore