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D.W. Griffith

Author: Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, ©1988.
Series: Against the odds.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A short documentary on the life and work of American filmmaker D.W. Griffith who pioneered in the use of such film techniques as close ups, cuts, cross-cuts, fade-ins, fade-outs, and moving the camera. Includes clips from The birth of a nation; Intolerance; and Way down east.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: D W Griffith; D W Griffith
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 19939959
Notes: "FFH 1866."
Originally produced in 1982.
Credits: Production Company, Films for the Humanities.
Performer(s): Bill Bixby.
Description: 1 videocassette (14 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Against the odds.
Responsibility: Warner Amex Satellite Entertainment Co.

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A short documentary on the life and work of American filmmaker D.W. Griffith who pioneered in the use of such film techniques as close ups, cuts, cross-cuts, fade-ins, fade-outs, and moving the camera. Includes clips from The birth of a nation; Intolerance; and Way down east.

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