About the film
black and white silent film
Release Date: October 05, 1915
|Production Companies||:||Edison Studios|
|Director||:||Charles Brabin, Eugene Nowland|
|Writers||:||William Makepeace Thackeray, Charles Sumner Williams|
"Vanity Fair" is a historical drama, based on the classic English novel written by William Thackeray, featuring Shirley Mason. Shirley Mason was 15 y.o. and played the role of the young Becky Sharp. Directors obviously took notice of her performance, because in 1917 she appeared in 17 feature films, in many of them playing the star role.