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Mireille is a pretty peasant girl who is much beloved by a youth named Vincent, and their young lives are illuminated with the light of hope that some day in the near future they shall ... See full summary
Mireille is a pretty peasant girl who is much beloved by a youth named Vincent, and their young lives are illuminated with the light of hope that some day in the near future they shall become man and wife. In the first picture we see Mireille berry picking and soon Vincent comes upon the scene, and, he being an ardent wooer, it is not long before the maiden's thoughts are diverted, and she strolls away with him through the meadow, listening to his words of love, the happy young couple go to an old chapel where they take a mutual vow that they shall always love one another and live for each other's happiness alone. Going then to the home of the maiden, the latter demurely stands aside while Vincent tells her stern old father of their future plans, and begs the old man's consent for his daughter's hand in marriage. Upon hearing the proposition the father becomes infuriated and stoutly refuses to sanction the match, ordering the young man off of his premises. Being of a gentle- ...

First film of Roger Karl, who would make films for 62 more years.

Released in the US as a split reel along with A Striking Resemblance (1909).


Cast overview:
Frédéric Mistral Frédéric Mistral
Roger Karl Roger Karl
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