Movie 2min

Little Jim; or, The Cottage Was a Thatched One (1902)

Not rated.

Facts
Director Dicky Winslow
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Titles
(Alternative) Little Jim, Or The Cottage Was A Thatched One
(Alternative) Little Jim, The Collier's Child
Production
Distribution
Categories
Angels Based on Poem Based on Song Black and White Cottage Death Death of Child Drama Lost Film Prayer Sentimental Short Silent Film
Descriptions

(2 scenes) Angel wafts spirit of collier's child to heaven. (Shown while song is sung)

Source: British Film Catalog


This is a British sentimental film about a coal miner’s child whose soul is taken to heaven by angels after he dies. You were supposed to weep when it was sung. British Film Catalog mentions Charles White as the author of the song, but it is Edward Farmer who wrote the original poem that this film was based on.

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Cast
Unavailbale.
Crew
Dicky Winslow - Director
Charles White - Author (Song)
Edward Farmer - Author (Poem)