Lost silent film about Lincoln found

FILM HISTORY

 When Lincoln Paid: Previously lost 1913 movie about Abraham Lincoln to be screened

 

 

 

 

Actor Francis Ford (pictured above), brother of director John Ford, portrayed the Civil War-era president in “When Lincoln Paid” (1913), a two-reel film long-lost until it was discovered in a New Hampshire barn and restored. It will have its re-premiere at Keene State College on April 20, 2010.

 

To learn more about the find, preservation and screening, check out the article by Andre Soares at the Alt Film Guide. CLICK HERE

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