The Resource The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith, D.W. Griffith presents ; produced under the direction of D.W. Griffith ; produced for video by David Shepard ; supplemental disc produced by Bret Wood ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (videorecording ;)

The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith, D.W. Griffith presents ; produced under the direction of D.W. Griffith ; produced for video by David Shepard ; supplemental disc produced by Bret Wood ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (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 presents ; produced under the direction of D.W. Griffith ; produced for video by David Shepard ; supplemental disc produced by Bret Wood ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods
Title variation
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
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
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
Silent dialog with music
PerformerNote
Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry Walthall, Miriam Cooper, Robert Harron, Wallace Reid, Bessie Love, Elmo Lincoln, Raoul Walsh, Donald Crisp, Ralph Lewis
Runtime
365
Series statement
Griffith masterworks
Technique
live action
Label
The Birth of a nation : and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith, D.W. Griffith presents ; produced under the direction of D.W. Griffith ; produced for video by David Shepard ; supplemental disc produced by Bret Wood ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1915 motion picture
  • Based on the novel The clansman, by Thomas Dixon
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Control code
ocm51328061
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (365 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329026622
Other physical details
sd., col. tinted
Publisher number
K266
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1046714
  • (Sirsi) a1046714
  • a1046714
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 presents ; produced under the direction of D.W. Griffith ; produced for video by David Shepard ; supplemental disc produced by Bret Wood ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1915 motion picture
  • Based on the novel The clansman, by Thomas Dixon
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Control code
ocm51328061
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (365 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329026622
Other physical details
sd., col. tinted
Publisher number
K266
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1046714
  • (Sirsi) a1046714
  • a1046714
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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