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Basic facts

Original title A Tale of Two Cities
Film type Short
Category Fiction
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 15
Swedish release 1911-09-05


Maurice Costello
Sydney Carton

Florence Turner
Lucie Manette

William Humphrey
hertig d'Evremon

Charles Kent
doktor Manette

Tefft Johnson

Leo Delaney

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Production company The Vitagraph Company of America
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) AB Svenska Filmskompaniet 1911

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 1781
Date 1911-11-28
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 825 meters
Censored length 725 meters

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Sound type Silent
Colour type Black and white
Width 35 mm
Length in metres 725 meter
Reels 3 rullar

Original work

Original title A Tale of Two Cities (Novel)
Author Charles Dickens

Release dates

Release in Sweden 1911-09-05 Kinografen Stockholm Sweden
First showing 1911-02-21 USA (Del 1)
1911-02-24 USA (Del 2)
1911-02-25 USA (Del 3)

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