The Devil (1908b)

USA,
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

An American short fantasy film directed by Edwin S. Porter.

Plot Summary

Artist Karl is reunited with his childhood at her husband's house and is asked to paint her portrait. At the first sitting, appears and leads the long-parted lovers into temptation.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Edwin S. Porter
Edison Manufacturing Company
Based on the Play by: Ferenc Molnár
Director of Photographer: Edwin S. Porter

References

Periodicals

  • Kino vol.3 no.11 (November 1968) p.200 – review
  • Moving Picture World no.3 p.262 – review

Books

  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.96