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D.W. Griffith : father of film

Author: Kevin BrownlowDavid GillCarl DavisNick Raine.Philip Appleby.All authors
Publisher: New York : HBO Video, 1993.
Series: Thames video collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Summary:
Three part documentary profiling the life and work of the pioneering American film director. Features interviews with figures in Griffith's career, including Lillian Gish and Blanche Sweet, screenwriter Anita Loos, and members of his family. Also presents several previously undiscovered films and extracts from major productions.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Biography
Documentary films
Named Person: D W Griffith; D W Griffith
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Brownlow; David Gill; Carl Davis; Nick Raine.; Philip Appleby.; Sam Wanamaker; Photoplay Productions.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Thames Television, ltd.; HBO Video (Firm)
ISBN: 9780783104874 0783104871 9780783104881 078310488X 9780783104898 0783104898
OCLC Number: 28905036
Credits: Music by Carl Davis, Nick Raine, and Philip Appleby.
Music, Carl Davis, Nic Raine, Philip Appleby.
Cast: Narrator, Sam Wanamaker.
Description: 3 videocassettes (153 min.) : sound, color with black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Thames video collection.
Responsibility: a Photoplay Production co-produced by Thames Television plc & Thirteen/WNET for Channel Four ; written, produced and directed by Kevin Brownlow and David Gill.

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Three part documentary profiling the life and work of the pioneering American film director. Features interviews with figures in Griffith's career, including Lillian Gish and Blanche Sweet, screenwriter Anita Loos, and members of his family. Also presents several previously undiscovered films and extracts from major productions.

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