Florence Nightingale (1915 film)
Florence Nightingale is a 1915 British silent historical film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring Elisabeth Risdon, Fred Groves and A.V. Bramble. The film portrays the life of Florence Nightingale, particularly her innovations in nursing during the Crimean War (1854-56). The film was based on Edward Tyas Cook's biography of Nightingale.
|Directed by||Maurice Elvey|
|Written by||Edward Tyas Cook (book) |
|Starring||Elisabeth Risdon |
British & Colonial Kinematograph Company
|Distributed by||Ideal Films|
- Murphy p.179
- Murphy, Robert. Directors in British and Irish Cinema: A Reference Companion. British Film Institute, 2006.