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Harry Solter (1873–1920)

Harry Solter was born on November 19, 1873 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Harry Lewis Solter. He was a director and actor, known for The Taming of the Shrew (1908), The Romance of a Photograph (1914) and The Sacrifice (1909). He was married to Florence Lawrence. He died on March 2, 1920 in El Paso, Texas, USA. See full bio »


(age 46) in El Paso, Texas, USA

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The Taming of the Shrew Katharina's Father
The Sacrifice Mr. Hardluck


Hide Hide Show Show Director (150 credits)
 1917 Face on the Screen (Short)
 1917 The Lash of Power (as Harry L. Solter)
 1916 Blind Man's Bluff (Short)
 1914 The Woman Who Won (Short)
 1914 A Mysterious Mystery (Short)
 1914 Counterfeiters (Short)
 1914 The Honor of the Humble (Short)
 1914 The Mad Man's Ward (Short)
 1914 Her Ragged Knight (Short)
 1914 A Singular Cynic (Short)
 1914 The Doctor's Testimony (Short)
 1914 A Disenchantment (Short)
 1914 The Bribe (Short)
 1914 The Pawns of Destiny (Short)
 1914 The Little Mail Carrier (Short)
 1914 Diplomatic Flo (Short)
 1914/II The Honeymooners (Short)
 1914 The Stepmother (Short)
 1914 The Law's Decree (Short)
 1914 The False Bride (Short)
 1914 The Coryphee (Short)
 1913 A Girl and Her Money (Short)
 1913 The Influence of Sympathy (Short)
 1913 Unto the Third Generation (Short)
 1913 His Wife's Child (Short)
 1913 The Spender (Short)
 1913 The Girl o'the Woods (Short)
 1913 The Closed Door (Short)
 1912 Owing More (Short) (as Harry L. Solter)
 1912 The Lady Leone (Short)
 1912/I Sisters (Short)
 1912 The Angel of the Studio (Short) (as Harry L. Solter)
 1912 The Cross-Roads (Short)
 1912 Betty's Nightmare (Short)
 1912 Tangled Relations (Short)
 1912 The Advent of Jane (Short)
 1912 Flo's Discipline (Short)
 1912 All for Love (Short) (as Harry L. Solter)
 1912 After All (Short)
 1912 The Winning Punch (Short)
 1912 Her Cousin Fred (Short)
 1912 The Chance Shot (Short)
 1912 The Mill Buyers (Short)
 1912 Taking a Chance (Short)
 1912 Not Like Other Girls (Short)
 1912/I The Players (Short)
 1912 In Swift Waters (Short)
 1912 A Surgeon's Heroism (Short)
 1912 A Village Romance (Short)
 1911 The American Girl (Short)
 1911 Art Versus Music (Short)
 1911 A Girlish Impulse (Short)
 1911 A Head for Business (Short)
 1911 A Blind Deception (Short)
 1911 His Chorus Girl Wife (Short)
 1911 Aunt Jane's Legacy (Short)
 1911 One on Reno (Short)
 1911 A Rural Conqueror (Short)
 1911 The Maniac (Short)
 1911 The Slavey's Affinity (Short)
 1911 The Matchmaker (Short)
 1911 The Life Saver (Short)
 1911 The Story of Rosie's Rose (Short)
 1911 Romance of Pond Cove (Short)
 1911 The Secret (Short)
 1911 A Rebellious Blossom (Short)
 1911 Through Jealous Eyes (Short)
 1911 Her Two Sons (Short)
 1911 The Gypsy (Short)
 1911 During Cherry Time (Short)
 1911 The Snare of Society (Short)
 1911 Always a Way (Short)
 1911 The Little Rebel (Short)
 1911 Higgenses Versus Judsons (Short)
 1911 Duke De Ribbon Counter (Short)
 1911 The Professor's Ward (Short)
 1911 A Game of Deception (Short)
 1911 The State Line (Short)
 1911 A Good Turn (Short)
 1911 Her Humble Ministry (Short) (as Harry Salter)
 1911 That Awful Brother (Short)
 1911 A Fascinating Bachelor (Short)
 1911 The Sheriff and the Man (Short)
 1911 The Hoyden (Short)
 1911 The Two Fathers (Short)
 1911 Opportunity and the Man (Short)
 1911/I The Wife's Awakening (Short)
 1911 Her Child's Honor (Short)
 1911 Her Artistic Temperament (Short)
 1911 His Friend, the Burglar (Short)
 1911 Vanity and Its Cure (Short)
 1911 Nan's Diplomacy (Short)
 1911/I The Test (Short)
 1911 A Show Girl's Stratagem (Short)
 1911 Age Versus Youth (Short)
 1911 His Bogus Uncle (Short)
 1910 The Count of Montebello (Short)
 1910 All the World's a Stage (Short)
 1910 Pressed Roses (Short)
 1910 Debt (Short)
 1910 The Right Girl (Short)
 1910 The Widow (Short)
 1910 The Taming of Jane (Short)
 1910 The Senator's Double (Short)
 1910 Among the Roses (Short)
 1910 Once Upon a Time (Short)
 1910 The Irony of Fate (Short)
 1910 The Mistake (Short)
 1910 The Call of the Circus (Short)
 1910 A Game for Two (Short)
 1910 A Self-Made Hero (Short)
 1910 A Discontented Woman (Short)
 1910 A Reno Romance (Short)
 1910 The Nichols on Vacation (Short)
 1910 The Eternal Triangle (Short)
 1910 The Doctor's Perfidy (Short)
 1910 Two Men (Short)
 1910 The New Shawl (Short)
 1910 The Maelstrom (Short)
 1910 The Rosary (Short)
 1910 His Second Wife (Short)
 1910 The Miser's Daughter (Short)
 1910 Transfusion (Short)
 1910 The Stage Note (Short)
 1910 His Sick Friend (Short)
 1910 The Time-Lock Safe (Short)
 1910 The Broken Oath (Short)
 1910 Mother Love (Short)
 1910 The New Minister (Short) (unconfirmed)
 1910 The Governor's Pardon (Short)
 1910 Jane and the Stranger (Short)
 1910 The Blind Man's Tact (Short)
 1910 Justice in the Far North (Short)
 1910 The Coquette's Suitors (Short)
 1910/II Never Again (Short)
 1910 The Tide of Fortune (Short)
 1910 The Right of Love (Short)
 1910 The Winning Punch (Short)
 1909 The Awakening of Bess (Short)
 1909 Lest We Forget (Short)
 1909 Her Generous Way (Short)
 1909 Love's Stratagem (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Harry Salter | H.L. Solter | Harry L. Solter

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Early silent film actor (with Biograph and Vitagraph) and director (for Carl Laemmle's Independent Moving Pictures Co. of America). Set up Victor Studios in 1912 in partnership with his wife, the star actress Florence Lawrence.

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