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D.W. Griffith

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Alternate title:D.W. Griffith : American filmmaker
Summary: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.
Provider:Warner Amex Satellite Entertainment Co
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Credits:Narrator, Bill Bixby
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:TV, Film
Performing Arts
Collection:Films@UM
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