NFSA Restores: Empire Builders

NFSA Restores: Empire Builders

This newly restored Snowy Baker classic film is screened with a live musical accompaniment by the noted pianist Jan Preston. Set during the Second Boer War, Snowy Baker stars as Captain William Ballard of the British Army Territorials. Ballard is sent to make a treaty, but meets resistance from the Boers who are unreconciled to British rule. There is a beautiful Boer woman for him to fall in love with, a daring rescue to perform and the heroic rescue of important military dispatches.

NFSA Restores: Empire Builders

  • Director: Duke Worne
  • Year: 1924
  • Run Time: 49mins
  • Country: USA
  • Rating: G