The Resource D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation, David W. Griffith Corporation ; directed and produced by D.W. Griffith ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (VIDEORECORDING)

D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation, David W. Griffith Corporation ; directed and produced by D.W. Griffith ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation
Title
D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation
Statement of responsibility
David W. Griffith Corporation ; directed and produced by D.W. Griffith ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods
Title variation
Birth of a nation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale of the Civil War from the South's point of view, set around a love story between Gish and Walthall
Member of
Cataloging source
CNKFP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by D.W. Griffith ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith Bitzer ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods
Dewey number
[Fic]
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles and musical score
PerformerNote
Henry B. Walthall, Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1875-1948
  • 1878-1936
  • 1893-1993
  • 1895-1968
  • 1864-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Walthall, Henry B.
  • Gish, Lillian
  • Marsh, Mae
  • Dixon, Thomas
Runtime
192
Series statement
Kino classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ku Klux Klan (19th cent.)
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation, David W. Griffith Corporation ; directed and produced by D.W. Griffith ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVDs
  • Disc label title
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1915
  • Based on the novel The clansman by Thomas Dixon
  • Includes newly mastered version and restored version (1993) by David Shephard of Film Preservation Associates
  • "Color tinted"--Container
  • Standard version
  • Special features include: spoken introduction by D.W. Griffith and Walter Huston (including the newly rediscovered intermission sequence), making-of featurette, Civil War shorts directed by D.W. Griffith, New York vs. The birth of a nation -- archival documents pertaining to the censorship battles over the film's 1922 re-release, excerpts of souvenir program books
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: The 2011 restoration -- Disc 2: The 1993 restoration and The making of 'The birth of a nation' -- Disc 3: Bonus films and documents
Control code
ocn865340588
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe 3-disc ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (192 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
si., col.
Publisher number
  • K834
  • K834A
  • K834B
  • K834C
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)865340588
System details
DVDs, Dolby 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation, David W. Griffith Corporation ; directed and produced by D.W. Griffith ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Note
  • DVDs
  • Disc label title
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1915
  • Based on the novel The clansman by Thomas Dixon
  • Includes newly mastered version and restored version (1993) by David Shephard of Film Preservation Associates
  • "Color tinted"--Container
  • Standard version
  • Special features include: spoken introduction by D.W. Griffith and Walter Huston (including the newly rediscovered intermission sequence), making-of featurette, Civil War shorts directed by D.W. Griffith, New York vs. The birth of a nation -- archival documents pertaining to the censorship battles over the film's 1922 re-release, excerpts of souvenir program books
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: The 2011 restoration -- Disc 2: The 1993 restoration and The making of 'The birth of a nation' -- Disc 3: Bonus films and documents
Control code
ocn865340588
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe 3-disc ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (192 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
si., col.
Publisher number
  • K834
  • K834A
  • K834B
  • K834C
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)865340588
System details
DVDs, Dolby 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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