The Fortunes of Fifi

1917 American film / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Fortunes of Fifi is a 1917 American silent historical romance film directed by Robert G. Vignola and starring Marguerite Clark. Based on the novel of the same name by Molly Elliot Seawell, the film is set in France and takes place during the era of Napoleon Bonaparte.[1] The film is now presumed lost.[2][3][4]

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The Fortunes of Fifi
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Directed byRobert G. Vignola
Written byEve Unsell (scenario)
Based onThe Fortunes of Fifi
by Molly Elliot Seawell
StarringMarguerite Clark
CinematographyWilliam Marshall
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • February 26, 1917 (1917-02-26)
Running time
5 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)