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D W Griffith: Father of Film

Synopsis
A study of D W Griffith, the pioneering American film director whom Chaplin called ‘the teacher of us all’. Features interviews with stars of the time, including Lillian Gish and Blanche Sweet, family and friends.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. b&w/col. 153 min.
Year of production
1994
Availability
Sale
Subjects
Film studies
Keywords
biographies; film directors; Griffith, D.W. (1875-1948)

Credits

Cast
Lindsay Anderson 

Distributor

Name

BFI Video

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