A documentary on the life and work of American film-maker D.W. Griffith, who pioneered the use of such film techniques as close ups, cuts, cross-cuts, fade-ins, fade-outs, and moving the camera. Includes clips from: The birth of a nation, Intolerance, Orphans of the storm, Way down East, and other Griffith films.
Warner Amex Satellite Entertainment Co; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
North American Culture; American Culture; Performing Arts, Music; TV, Film; Performing Arts
North America; United States; New Jersey
Distinctive Media Collections
- Rights Statement
- In Copyright
Access is restricted to patrons at the University of Maryland.
- Physical Description
14 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
Narrator, Bill Bixby
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090461; Fedora 2 PID: umd:67084; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/8455; OCLC: ocm31896080; Catalog Key: alephsys002196939; Catalog Key: FFH 1886
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