The Empire Builders: NFSA Digital Restoration

Title:
The Empire Builders: NFSA Digital Restoration
NFSA ID:
10842
Year:
1924
Category:
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A scene from the NFSA Restores 2K digital restoration of The Empire Builders (Duke Worne, USA, 1924).

This silent film with English intertitles was the second film made by Reg L 'Snowy' Baker in the USA. It is set during the Second Boer War, starring Baker as Captain William Ballard of the British Army Territorials. Ballard is sent to make a treaty, but he meets with resistance.

The film incorporates daring rescues and stunts, fight scenes and romance. 

Producer:
Phil Goldstone
Cast:
'Snowy' Baker, Margaret Landis