Appeared in "The Ninety and Nine" on Broadway. Written by Ramsay Morris
. Based on a hymn by D. Sankey. Academy of Music: 7 Oct 1902-Jan 1903 (closing date unknown/128 performances). Cast: Amy Ames, Edwin Arden, Aubrey Beattie, W.F. Carroll, Mart J. Cody, Mrs. E.A. Eberle, Louis Egan, Katherine Grey, Theodore Hamilton, Charles ...
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Primarily the director must know life, but he must know too how to project life, not in narrative form, but by selected dramatic moments, each of which builds toward a definite crisis or climax that will bring a burst of emotional response from the audience . . . He is the personification of every character in his drama as he directs each scene, carrying the story development so closely in his ...
Seeing a short film with Tsuru Aoki
, a Japanese actress living in California, Ince realized the potential advantages of casting Asian players in Hollywood films. This was during a time when white actors wearing eye makeup were portraying Asians, due to the strong anti-Asian sentiment among the American public. This would remain the norm in American film for decades to come. When Aoki met Ince, ...