The Sculptor’s Nightmare (1908)

USA,
11m
35mm film, black and white, 1.33;1
silent

An American fantasy film directed by Wallace McCutcheon.

Plot Summary

Members of a political club debate whose bust should replace that of Theodore Roosevelt and they each persuade a sculptor to make the likeness of their chosen candidate. But the sculptor spends the money on getting drunk and ends up in jail where he has a nightmare about three busts coming to life.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Wallace McCutcheon
American Mutoscope & Biograph
Photography: G.W. Bitzer

Cast
Florence Auer (model)
Edward Dillon
D.W. Griffith
Anthony O'Sullivan, Mack Sennett, Harry Solter [uncredited extras]

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