Perils of the new land. Disc 1, The Italian
- DVD DRAMA (CEN)
Full screen version.
Silent film with English intertitles and musical accompaniment.
George Beban, Clara Williams, Fanny Midgley, Leo Willis, J. Frank Burke.
Los Angeles, CA : Flicker Alley, 
1 videodisc (ca. 78 min.) : b&w, sd. ; 4 3/4 in.
An Italian gondolier comes to America and settles in lower Manhattan. There he operates a shoeshine business, eventually saving enough money to import his fiancée. Crime, poverty, and tragedy soon impact their lives.
Title from disc label.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1915.
Special features: Optional audio essay soundtrack by Giorgio Bertellin ; two shorts: Police force, New York City (ca. 9 min.) -- McQuade of the traffic squad (ca. 16 min.).