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The Resource The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith, D.W. Griffith, (videorecording ;)

The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith, D.W. Griffith, (videorecording ;)

Label
The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith
Title
The Birth of a nation
Title remainder
and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith
Statement of responsibility
D.W. Griffith
Title variation
Birth of a nation ; Civil War films of D.W. Griffith
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Civil War spectacular. Portrays life in the South during and after the Civil War as revealed in a story depicting the war itself, the conflict between the defeated Southerners and emancipated renegade Negroes, the despoiling of the South during the carpetbagger period, and the revival of the Southern white man's honor through the efforts of the Ku Klux Klan
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
ORU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, D.W. Griffith ; writers, D.W. Griffith, Frank E. Woods ; photographer, William Bitzer ; original score by Joseph Carl Breil ; supplemental music composed and performed by Jon C. Mirsalis
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
Silent dialog with music
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
B56 2002
PerformerNote
Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry Walthall, Miriam Cooper, Robert Harron, Wallace Reid, Bessie Love, Elmo Lincoln, Raoul Walsh, Donald Crisp, Ralph Lewis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1875-1948
  • 1893-1993
  • 1895-1968
  • 1878-1936
  • 1872-1944
  • 1891-1976
  • 1894-1920
  • 1891-1923
  • 1889-1952
  • 1887-1980
  • 1880-1974
  • 1872-1937
  • 1870-1926
  • 1864-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Wood, Bret
  • Shepard, David
  • Woods, Frank E
  • Gish, Lillian
  • Marsh, Mae
  • Walthall, Henry B.
  • Bitzer, G. W.
  • Cooper, Miriam
  • Harron, Robert
  • Reid, Wallace
  • Love, Bessie
  • Lincoln, Elmo
  • Walsh, Raoul
  • Crisp, Donald
  • Lewis, Ralph
  • Breil, Joseph Carl
  • Mirsalis, Jon C
  • Dixon, Thomas
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
187
Series statement
Griffith masterworks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ku Klux Klan (19th century)
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith, D.W. Griffith, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (187 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Based on the novel The clansman, by Thomas Dixon.
Other control number
3832902662
Other physical details
sd., col. tinted
Publisher number
K266
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000611958
  • (OCoLC)ocm51328061
  • (OCoLC)ocm51328061
  • 4327-74160
  • (OCoLC)51328061
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith, D.W. Griffith, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (187 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Based on the novel The clansman, by Thomas Dixon.
Other control number
3832902662
Other physical details
sd., col. tinted
Publisher number
K266
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000611958
  • (OCoLC)ocm51328061
  • (OCoLC)ocm51328061
  • 4327-74160
  • (OCoLC)51328061
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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