DOROTHY DAVENPORT was one of the women of Early Hollywood. She was an actress, author, producer and all-around filmmaker as many women were in the early days of the industry.
She directed several films but was first officially credited on the film Linda (1929).
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THE RED KIMONA – DIRECTED BY DOROTHY DAVENPORT AND WALTER LANG
Dorothy Davenport From Social Conscience to Exploitation Pioneer
Celebrating Women in Classic Film: The Silent Directors.
Women Film Pioneers