The Cavalier’s Dream (1898)

USA, 1911
1m
black and white, 1.33:1
silent

An American fantasy film directed by Edwin S. Porter. 1In his book Edison Motion Pictures, 1890-1900. Charles Musser suggests that the film may have been made by J. Stuart Blackton and Albert E. Smith .

Plot Summary

A cavalier falls asleep at a table and is visited by a witch and by Mephistopheles himself.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Edwin S. Porter
Photography: Edwin S. Porter

References

Books

  • Edison Motion Pictures, 1890-1900 by Charles Musser p.468 – illustrated credits
  • Horror in Silent Films by Roy Kinnard p.11
  • by Walt Lee p.60 – credits