Biograph Productions Vol. 1 (1898-1905)

The Biograph Series
Biograph Productions Volume #1
(Directors other than Griffith)

Ten shorts from the pre-Griffith era. Original copyright dates shown.

  1. McKinley at Home - Copyright date November 11, 1898. (a.k.a. McKinley at Home, Canton, Ohio) Cameraman: W. K. L. Dickson. Cast: William McKinley and Private Secretary George B. Cortelyou
  2. Grandpa's Reading Glass - Copyright date October 3, 1902. Cameraman: Robert Bonine.
  3. A Search for the Evidence - Copyright date August 3, 1903. Cameraman: G. W. Bitzer. Cast: Kathryn Osterman
  4. The Moonshiner - Copyright date August 19, 1904. Cameraman: G. W. Bitzer. Directed by Wallace McCutcheon. Cast: Wallace McCutcheon, Harold Vosburgh
  5. The Hero of Liao Yang - Copyright date September 22, 1904. Cameraman: G. W. Bitzer.
  6. The Suburbanite - Copyright date November 11, 1904. Cameraman: A. E. Wood.
  7. Tom, Tom, The Piper's Son - Copyright date March 9, 1905. Cameraman: G. W. Bitzer
  8. The Nihilist - Copyright date March 28, 1905. Cameraman: F. S. Armitoge. Directed by Wallace McCutcheon. Cast: Eddie Dillon.
  9. The Great Jewel Mystery - Copyright date October 23, 1905. (a.k.a. The Mystery of the Missing Jewel Case). Cameramen: F. A. Dobson and G. W. Bitzer.
  10. A Kentucky Feud - Copyright date November 7, 1905. Cameraman: G. W. Bitzer

88 Minutes - Music Scores by Jack Hardy

Stars: William McKinley, Kathryn Osterman, Eddie Dillon
Director: Wallace McCutcheon and others
Runtime: 88 Minutes
Language: English subtitles - Music scores
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R
Rating: NR
Price: $14.95