This Day in Jewish History 1913: Action! Hollywood's First Feature Starts Filming

Director Cecil B. DeMille and Jewish producer Samuel Goldfish (later Goldwyn) made history, exactly 100 years ago.

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December 29, 1913, marks the day that filming began on “The Squaw Man,” the production credited with being the first full-length motion picture made in Hollywood. Directed by Cecil B. DeMille (his first movie)...