The Resource The birth of a nation, produced exclusively by D.W. Griffith ; made under the personal direction of D.W. Griffith ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods ; Epoch Producing Corporation, (videorecording DVD)

The birth of a nation, produced exclusively by D.W. Griffith ; made under the personal direction of D.W. Griffith ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods ; Epoch Producing Corporation, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The birth of a nation
Title
The birth of a nation
Statement of responsibility
produced exclusively by D.W. Griffith ; made under the personal direction of D.W. Griffith ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods ; Epoch Producing Corporation
Title variation
  • D. W. Griffith presents The birth of a nation
  • David Wark Griffith presents The birth of a nation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Stoneman and Cameron families fight on different sides in the Civil War. After the war is over, they return to a South changed by Reconstruction
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, G.W. Bitzer ; score, Joseph Carl Briel
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
Silent with English intertitles
LC call number
PN1997
PerformerNote
Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall, Miriam Cooper, Ralph Lewis, George Siegmann, Walter Long, Robert Harron, Wallace Reid, Elmer Clifton, John Ford, Elmo Lincoln, Jules White, Erich von Stroheim
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1993
  • 1895-1968
  • 1878-1936
  • 1891-1976
  • 1872-1937
  • 1879-1952
  • 1894-1920
  • 1891-1923
  • 1890-1949
  • 1894-1973
  • 1889-1952
  • 1900-1985
  • 1885-1957
  • 1875-1948
  • 1870-1926
  • 1864-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gish, Lillian
  • Marsh, Mae
  • Walthall, Henry B.
  • Cooper, Miriam
  • Lewis, Ralph
  • Siegmann, George
  • Long, Walter
  • Harron, Robert
  • Reid, Wallace
  • Clifton, Elmer
  • Ford, John
  • Lincoln, Elmo
  • White, Jules
  • Von Stroheim, Erich
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Woods, Frank E
  • Breil, Joseph Carl
  • Beheim, Eric
  • Dixon, Thomas
  • Epoch Producing Corporation
  • Inspired Distribution
Runtime
187
Series statement
Blackhawk Films collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Ku Klux Klan (19th century)
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The birth of a nation, produced exclusively by D.W. Griffith ; made under the personal direction of D.W. Griffith ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods ; Epoch Producing Corporation, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title : D. W. Griffith presents
  • At head of title on container : David Wark Griffith presents
  • Cast information from Internet Movie Database
  • Based on the novel: The clansman / Thomas Dixon
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1915
  • Includes original score by Joseph Carl Briel, conducted by Eric Beheim
  • Includes featurette The making of The birth of a nation (24 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (187 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 014381467420
  • 71083591860
  • 071083591860
Other physical details
silent, black and white and tinted
Publisher number
  • ID4674DSDVD
  • 5918-6
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital stereo; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The birth of a nation, produced exclusively by D.W. Griffith ; made under the personal direction of D.W. Griffith ; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods ; Epoch Producing Corporation, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title : D. W. Griffith presents
  • At head of title on container : David Wark Griffith presents
  • Cast information from Internet Movie Database
  • Based on the novel: The clansman / Thomas Dixon
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1915
  • Includes original score by Joseph Carl Briel, conducted by Eric Beheim
  • Includes featurette The making of The birth of a nation (24 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (187 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 014381467420
  • 71083591860
  • 071083591860
Other physical details
silent, black and white and tinted
Publisher number
  • ID4674DSDVD
  • 5918-6
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital stereo; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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