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The Informer
Directed by D. W. Griffith
Written by George Hennessy
Starring Walter Miller
Cinematography G. W. Bitzer
Release date(s) 21 November 1912
Running time 18 minutes (16 frame/s)
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

The Informer is a 1912 drama film directed by D. W. Griffith. Prints of the film survive at the film archive of the Library of Congress.[1]


  • Walter Miller - The Confederate Captain
  • Mary Pickford - The Confederate Captain's Sweetheart
  • Henry B. Walthall - The False Brother
  • Kate Bruce - The Mother
  • Harry Carey - The Union Corporal
  • Lionel Barrymore - Union Soldier
  • Elmer Booth - Union Soldier
  • Clara T. Bracy - Negro Servant
  • Christy Cabanne
  • Edward Dillon - Confederate Soldier
  • John T. Dillon - Union Soldier
  • Dorothy Gish
  • Lillian Gish
  • Joseph Graybill - Union Soldier
  • Robert Harron
  • W. Chrystie Miller
  • Gertrude Norman
  • Alfred Paget - Condederate General
  • Jack Pickford - Negro Boy
  • W. C. Robinson - Union Soldier

See also[]

  • Harry Carey filmography
  • D. W. Griffith filmography
  • Lillian Gish filmography


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