Imitation of a College Society Girl

Director:

Anonymous

Producer:

American Mutoscope Co.

Year:

1898

Distributor:

American Mutoscope Co.

Country:

USA

Running time:

155 ft

Genre:

Biograph

Format:

Silent, B&W

Availability:

Lost film

Keywords:

Student life, Dance
Summary
Footage of dancing coeds; no depiction of their academic interests is included.
Teaching Notes
Socio-cultural portrayal of higher education: It is fitting that the earliest film to depict women college students shows them at collegiate dances as opposed to lecture halls; a tradition that continues to endure in films about higher education.