This early serial, directed by Howell Hansell, stars Marguerite Snow, James Cruze and Harry Benham, with supoort from Sidney Bracey and Frank Farrington.
2016 DVD edition
Zudora (1914), black & white and color-tinted black & white, ? minutes, not rated.
The Serial Squadron, no catalog number, no UPC number.
Two single-sided, single-layered, Region 0NTSC DVD-R 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 language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, chapter stops; double-disc DVD keepcase, $21.95.
Release date: September 2016.
Country of origin: USA
This DVD-R edition has been produced in collaboration with USC School of Cinematic Arts Hugh M. Hefner Moving Image Archive from the surviving 35mm prints of episodes one, two, three and eight.
The presentation features a new musical accompaniment and sound effects.
The disc is supplemented with a music video of the original song “Zudora”
newly recorded and sung by Tom Baust, and episode eight of The Ventures of Marguerite (1915).
While this DVD has not been reviewed at this time, we encourage the support of the Serial Squadron who is responsible for many fine home video editions of silent and sound serial films.