Sahara Love

Sahara Love is a 1926 British-Spanish silent drama film directed by Sinclair Hill and starring Marie Colette, Jean Dehelly and Sybil Rhoda.[2] It was based on a novel by A.L. Vincent. The production company held a competition, the winner of which was given a leading role in the film.[3]

Sahara Love
Directed bySinclair Hill
Written byA.L. Vincent (novel)
Geoffrey H. Malins
StarringMarie Colette
Jean Dehelly
Sybil Rhoda
Edward O'Neill
Production
company
Stoll Pictures
Espanola
Distributed byStoll Pictures
Release date
March 1926
Running time
7,000 feet[1]
CountrySpain
United Kingdom
LanguageSilent
English intertitles

Synopsis

Eleanor Vallance turns down Hugh Trevor for another man. After travelling with her new husband to Algiers she discovers he is a violent bully.

Cast

  • Marie Colette - Eleanor Vallance
  • Jean Dehelly - Hugh Trevor
  • Sybil Rhoda - Melody Rourke
  • Edward O'Neill - Sir Max Drake
  • Gordon Hopkirk - Sheik

References

  1. Low p.442
  2. "Sahara Love (1926)". BFI. Retrieved 9 August 2018.
  3. Bell & Williams p.20

Bibliography

  • Bell, Melanie & Williams, Melanie. British Women's Cinema. Routledge, 2010.
  • Low, Rachel. The History of British Film: Volume IV, 1918–1929. Routledge, 1997.


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