The birth of a nation [DVD]
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The birth of a nation [DVD]

By Dixon, Thomas, Jr., 1864-1946.
Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948, producer, director, author.

Genre Feature films.

Audience Adults

Published [2013] by Inspired, Wellington, FL

UPC 071083591860

Bib Id 2401814

Copyright 2013

Description 1 videodisc (approximately 187 min.) : sound, black and with color sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

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Leader
05133cgm a2201009Ii 4500
ISBN
$10.00
UPC
071083591860
Publisher Number
5918-6
Call #
DVD B
Uniform Title
Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 1915)
Title
The birth of a nation [DVD]
Varying Form of Title
At head of title: D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation
Publication Information
[2013] by Inspired, Wellington, FL :
Copyright Date
©2013
Description
1 videodisc (approximately 187 min.) : sound, black and with color sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note
Adapted from: The clansman / Thomas Dixon.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1915.
Some segments are color tinted and some are sepia toned.
Some cast and production credits from Wikipedia and IMDb.
Creation/Production Credits
Producers, D. W. Griffith & Harry E. Aitken ; director, D. W. Griffith ; assistant directors, Eric Von Stroheim, Jack Conway & Raoul Walsh ; writers, D. W. Griffith & Frank E. Woods ; photography, G. W. Bitzer.
Cast
Lillian Gish, Henry B. Walthall, Mae Marsh, Miriam Cooper, Robert Harron, Wallace Reid, Donald Crisp, Raoul Walsh.
Summary
This epic Civil War drama, using the interwoven stories of two families, one Southern and one Northern, is one of the most influential films in the history of the cinema and, because of its racism, one of the most controversial.
System Details
DVD.
Language Note
Silent film with English intertitles; with orchestral score.
Genre/Form
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Silent films.
Historical films.
War films.
Film adaptations.
Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Historical films.
History.
Silent films.
War films

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