Perils of the New Land (1910-1915), black & white, 194 minutes total, not rated,
including Traffic in Souls (1913), black & white, 88 minutes, not rated.
Flicker Alley, FA0010,
UPC 6-17311-67389-4, ISBN 1-89396-738-7.
Two single-sided, dual-layered, Region 0NTSC DVD discs, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in full-frame 4:3 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, English intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, chapter stops; two-disc standard DVD keepcase, $39.95.
Release date: 15 July 2008.
Country of origin: USA
This edition has been produced in conjunction with David Shepard of Film Preservation Associates, who has previously released Traffic in Souls in earlier home video formats. Its debut on quality DVD is quite welcome. Traffic in Souls has been transferred from the only known 35mm nitrate material of the original domestic version.
The film is accompanied by a piano score performed by Philip Carli.
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