DeMille’s First Motion Picture

The Squaw Man
R: Oscar Apfel, Cecil B. DeMille. B: Edwin Milton Royle (play). K: Alfred Gandolfi. D: Dustin Farnum, Monroe Salisbury, Winifred Kingston. P: Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company. USA 1914

Young Cecil B. DeMille’s first motion picture – it was the first feature-length film produced in Hollywood by a major film studio (it was distributed by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation). It was the first film to use an art director.

368-cecil-b-demille   Cecil B. DeMille