The Cry of the Children 1912

The cry of the children

An indictment of the evils of child labor, the film was controversial in its time for its use of actual footage of children employed in a working mill. Based upon a poem by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Director: George Nichols
Writer: Elizabeth Barrett Browning (poem)

Production Co: Thanhouser Film Corporation
Stars: Marie Eline, Ethel Wright, James Cruze


Author: Old Boy

Love the past and the future but live in the present

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