Fanchon, the Cricket

Famous Players Film Company (1915)
Drama, Silent
USA | English | Black/White | 1h 15min

A young wild girl Fanchon ( Mary Pickford ) lives in a forest with her eccentric grandmother who is suspected by the villagers of being a witch. The unkempt Fanchon suffers from her grandmother's sorceress reputation. One day the girl rescues a boy from drowning and they fall in love, but Fanchon won't agree to marry him unless his father asks her. A year later the boy has fallen very ill and it is only the presence of the enchanting Fanchon that helps to restore his health.

Cast View all

Mary Pickford Fanchon
Jack Pickford
Lottie Pickford Madelon
Jack Standing Landry Barbeau
Dick Lee Didier
Russell Bassett Landry's father
Gertrude Norman Old Fadette

Crew View all

Director James Kirkwood
Writer James Kirkwood, George Sand


Barcode Format Region Released Edition
617311685699 Blu-ray Disc 1 Nov 13, 2018