About the film
The Dawn Maker
Release Date: September 23, 1916
|Production Companies||:||Triangle Film Corporation|
|Director||:||William S. Hart|
|Writers||:||C. Gardner Sullivan|
Half-breed Joe Elk wavers between the "civilized" nature of his white father and the passion of his Indian mother. He falls in love with Alice McRae, but Alice is in love with Bruce Smithson, who is an officer at the Hudson Bay Trading Company.