A Gipsy Cavalier

A Gipsy Cavalier is a 1922 British historical drama film directed by J. Stuart Blackton and starring Georges Carpentier, Flora le Breton and Rex McDougall.[2] It was one of three films made in Britain during the early 1920s by the British-born American founder of Vitagraph Studios. All involved elaborate sets, costumes and extras and set an example of showmanship to emerging British filmmakers.[3] It was adapted from the novel My Lady April by John Overton.

A Gipsy Cavalier
Georges Carpentier and Flora le Breton
Directed byJ. Stuart Blackton
Produced byJ. Stuart Blackton
Written byJohn Overton (novel)
J. Stuart Blackton
StarringGeorges Carpentier
Flora le Breton
Rex McDougall
CinematographyNicholas Musuraca
International Artists
Distributed byGaumont British Distributors
Release date
20 September 1922
Running time
6,740 feet[1]
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles



  1. Low p.378
  2. Low p.126
  3. Low p.126


  • Low, Rachael. History of the British Film, 1918-1929. George Allen & Unwin, 1971.

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