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Film, Video The day after

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  • The day after


  • The day after they host a boisterous New Year's Eve party, the Mr. and Mrs. Hilton both suffer remorse and wicked hangovers. They vow never to do it again.


  • Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948, direction
  • Pickford, Mary, 1892-1979, writing
  • Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, camera
  • Johnson, Arthur V., 1876-1916, cast
  • Leonard, Marion, 1881-1956, cast
  • Nichols, George, 1864-1927, cast
  • Kirkwood, James, 1875-1963, cast
  • Sennett, Mack, 1880-1960, cast
  • Walthall, Henry B. (Henry Brazeale), 1878-1936, cast
  • MacPherson, Jeanie, 1887-1946, cast
  • Robinson, Gertrude, 1891-1962, cast
  • O'Sullivan, Tony, -1920, cast
  • Lehrman, Henry, 1886-1946, cast
  • West, Dorothy, 1891-1980, cast
  • Miller, W. Christy, 1843-1922, cast
  • Sweet, Blanche, cast
  • Arvidson, Linda, 1884-1949, cast
  • Evans, Frank (Actor) cast
  • Biograph Company
  • Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • United States : Biograph Co., 1909.


  • -  New Year--Humor
  • -  Parties--Humor
  • -  Hangover--Humor
  • -  Remorse--Humor


  • Comedy films
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Fiction films


  • -  J136612 U.S. Copyright Office
  • -  Copyright: Biograph Co.; 3Jan1909; J136612.
  • -  Camera, G.W. Bitzer.
  • -  Arthur Johnson, Marion Leonard, George O. Nichols, James Kirkwood, Mack Sennett, Henry Walthall, Jeanie Macpherson, Gertrude Robinson, Anthony O'Sullivan, Henry Lehrman, Dorothy West, W. Christy Miller, Blanche Sweet, Linda Arvidson, Frank Evans, [Paul Scardon?]?
  • -  Biograph production no. 3652.
  • -  Paper print shelf number (LC 2357) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
  • -  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
  • -  Photographed November 24 and 26, 1909 in the Biograph studio in New York City.
  • -  Sources used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 74; The Griffith project, v. 3, p. 148-149 (program sequence no. 220); Biograph bulletins, 1908-1912, p. 155; Christel Schmidt's The Search for a Film Legacy: Mary Pickford (1909-1933) WWW site, viewed April 6, 2015; Moving picture world, v. 5, no. 27, December 31, 1909, p. 969 and 970, viewed online via Media History Digital Library, April 6, 2015.
  • -  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.


  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (189 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (189 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • paper pos 2 rolls of 2 (ca. 500 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • FLA 5328 (viewing print)
  • FRA 2253 (dupe neg pic)
  • Box 0732A, Box 0711A (paper pos)

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2015600155

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Pickford, Mary, Writing, G. W Bitzer, Arthur V Johnson, Marion Leonard, George Nichols, James Kirkwood, Mack Sennett, et al. The Day After. directeds by Griffith, D. W. , Ection United States: Biograph Co, 1909. Video.

APA citation style:

Pickford, M., Bitzer, G. W., Johnson, A. V., Leonard, M., Nichols, G., Kirkwood, J. [...] Paper Print Collection. (1909) The Day After. Griffith, D. W., dir United States: Biograph Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Pickford, Mary, Writing, et al. The Day After. dir by Griffith, D. W. , Ection United States: Biograph Co, 1909. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.