D.W. Griffith: The Father of Film
With this multi-part documentary, film historians Kevin Brownlow and David Gill explore the tumultuous life of cinema maven D.W. Griffith, the American filmmaker regarded as "The Father of Film." One of the early architects of the language of cinema, Griffith helmed many of the most important and influential movies in the history of film, including Broken Blossoms, Way Down East and the controversial Birth of a Nation.
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Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Filmed in B&W and color; interactive menus; scene access.
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