About the film
courtesan promise illness silent film camelia
Release Date: September 26, 1921
|Slogan||:||«Their love idyll among the spring blossoms»|
|Production Companies||:||Nazimova Productions|
|Director||:||Ray C. Smallwood|
|Writers||:||June Mathis, Alexandre Dumas fils|
Camille is a courtesan in Paris. She falls deeply in love with a young man of promise, Armand Duval. When Armand's father begs her not to ruin his hope of a career and position by marrying Armand, she acquiesces and leaves her lover. However, when poverty and terminal illness overwhelm her, Camille discovers that Armand has not lost his love for her.