The Sunshine Gatherers 

Story: Documentary short subject about fruit-growing in California. Includes recreations of historical events, including the arrival of Junipero Serra and his fruit trees.

Scenery: Scenes filmed at the Carmel Mission, Point Lobos, along the Carmel River, and other Carmel area locations.

Also of local interest: Fishermen from Monterey portrayed soldiers and priests. Soldiers from the Presidio of Monterey played Indians.


  • Director: George E. Stone
  • Stars: none


  • Year: 1921
  • Studio: Prizma, Inc.
  • Film: Prizma Color (an early two-color film)
  • Aspect ratio: 1.33:1
  • Sound: silent
  • Running time: n/a


Information compiled from:
The Monterey Herald,
the Monterey County Film Commission, Leonard Maltin's Movie and Video Guide,
the Internet Movie Database,
and other sources.

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