Back to God's Country

Directed by David Hartford
Year: 1919
Country: Canada
Language: Silent w/English intertitles

An extraordinary motion picture starring early independent producer, writer, conservationist and actor Nell Shipman, shot on location in the frozen wilds of Canada.

In BACK TO GOD'S COUNTRY, Shipman plays a beautiful young woman trapped on an ice-bound ship. The captain, a murderous fugitive, will stop at nothing to have his way with Shipman. With only the help of a ferocious dog at her beck and call, she must stave off the captain's advances and escape with her husband to safety.

Nell Shipman

Directed by David Hartford