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Abraham Lincoln
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directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948, D. W. Griffith Productions and Feature Productions; performed by Walter Huston, 1883-1950, William L. Thorne, 1878-1948 and Una Merkel, 1903-1986 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1930), 1 hour 36 mins
Returning to the historic era of his greatest success, Griffith paid homage to the sixteenth President in this moving drama starring Walter Huston (The Treasure of the Sierra Madre). Focusing on Lincoln's personal tragedies, as well as his great accomplishments, Griffith's film depicts the American icon with a sen...
directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948, D. W. Griffith Productions and Feature Productions; performed by Walter Huston, 1883-1950, William L. Thorne, 1878-1948 and Una Merkel, 1903-1986 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1930), 1 hour 36 mins
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The Adventures of Dollie
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directed by G. W. Bitzer, 1872-1944 and D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company; performed by Arthur V. Johnson, 1876-1916, Linda Arvidson, 1884-1949, Gladys Egan, 1900-, Charles Inslee, 1870-1922 and Madeleine Gebhardt, fl. 1913 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1908), 12 mins
This action film is one of a selection of short motion pictures that traces D. W. Griffith's rapid, unparalleled development as a filmmaker during his five year stint at the Biograph Company, a development that contributed substantially to the emergence of film as a powerful form of cultural expression.
directed by G. W. Bitzer, 1872-1944 and D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company; performed by Arthur V. Johnson, 1876-1916, Linda Arvidson, 1884-1949, Gladys Egan, 1900-, Charles Inslee, 1870-1922 and Madeleine Gebhardt, fl. 1913 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1908), 12 mins
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The Avenging Conscience
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directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948, Majestic Motion Picture Company; performed by Blanche Sweet, 1896-1986, Spottiswoode Aitken, 1867-1933 and Henry B. Walthall, 1878-1936 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1914), 1 hour 25 mins
D.W. Griffith indulged his lifelong fascination with Edgar Allan Poe in this ambitious amalgam of the writer's poetry and prose: "Annabel Lee" and "The Tell-Tale Heart," flavored with shades of "The Pit and the Pendulum," "The Black Cat," and "The Conqueror Worm." Poe's tales are interwoven in one tragedy-laden na...
directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948, Majestic Motion Picture Company; performed by Blanche Sweet, 1896-1986, Spottiswoode Aitken, 1867-1933 and Henry B. Walthall, 1878-1936 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1914), 1 hour 25 mins
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The Battle of the Sexes
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directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948 and Joseph M. Schenck, 1876-1961, Art Cinema Corporation, Feature Productions and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Jean Hersholt, 1886-1956, Phyllis Haver, 1899-1960, Belle Bennett, 1891-1932, Sally O'Neil, 1908-1968, Don Alvarado, 1900-1967 and William Bakewell, 1908-1993 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2000), 1 hour 28 mins,
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D.W. Griffith is properly esteemed as the "Father of Film" from his years of discovery making short films at the pioneer Biograph Company and for such pioneering features as The Birth of a Nation, Intolerance, Broken Blossoms, Way Down East and Orphans of the Storm, but his later films - several of them...

directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948 and Joseph M. Schenck, 1876-1961, Art Cinema Corporation, Feature Productions and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Jean Hersholt, 1886-1956, Phyllis Haver, 1899-1960, Belle Bennett, 1891-1932, Sally O'Neil, 1908-1968, Don Alvarado, 1900-1967 and William Bakewell, 1908-1993 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2000), 1 hour 28 mins,
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The Birth of a Nation: 1930 Re-Release Title Sequence
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directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; performed by Lillian Gish, 1893-1993, Mae Marsh, 1894-1968, Henry B. Walthall, 1878-1936 and Robert Harron, 1893-1920 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1930), 1 min
This is the 1930 re-release title sequence for The Birth of a Nation.
directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; performed by Lillian Gish, 1893-1993, Mae Marsh, 1894-1968, Henry B. Walthall, 1878-1936 and Robert Harron, 1893-1920 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1930), 1 min
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The Cricket On the Hearth
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directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; performed by Linda Arvidson, 1884-1949, Violet Mersereau, 1892-1975 and Owen Moore, 1884-1939 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1909), 15 mins
This silent film, directed by D.W. Griffith and featuring Owen Moore, Violet Mersereau, and Linda Arvidson, is an adaptation from a short story by Charles Dickens.
directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; performed by Linda Arvidson, 1884-1949, Violet Mersereau, 1892-1975 and Owen Moore, 1884-1939 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1909), 15 mins
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Cupid's Pranks
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directed by J. Searle Dawley, 1877-1949; produced by Edison Studios; performed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948, Marie Murray, 1882-1967, Mr. Barry, fl. 1908 and Violette Hill, fl. 1908 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1908), 11 mins
A history of the Edison Company and the invention of the motion picture.
directed by J. Searle Dawley, 1877-1949; produced by Edison Studios; performed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948, Marie Murray, 1882-1967, Mr. Barry, fl. 1908 and Violette Hill, fl. 1908 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1908), 11 mins
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The Curtain Pole (With Commentary)
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directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by Mack Sennett, 1880-1960, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company; performed by Florence Lawrence, 1886-1938, Harry Solter, 1873-1920 and Mack Sennett, 1880-1960 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1909), 10 mins
M. Dupont breaks a curtain pole at a friend's party, and his attempt to bring a replacement back in a cab causes havoc on the streets. Shooting locations include Main St., James St. and Anderson Ave. in Fort Lee, New Jersey.
directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by Mack Sennett, 1880-1960, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company; performed by Florence Lawrence, 1886-1938, Harry Solter, 1873-1920 and Mack Sennett, 1880-1960 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1909), 10 mins
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D.W. Griffith Funeral Footage
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(New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1948), 3 mins
This is footage taken at D.W. Griffith's funeral.
(New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1948), 3 mins
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D.W. Griffith: Years of Discovery 1909-1913 Volume 1
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directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Lillian Gish, 1893-1993, Dorothy Gish, 1898-1968, Mary Pickford, 1892-1979, Mack Sennett, 1880-1960, Lionel Barrymore, 1878-1954, Henry B. Walthall, 1878-1936 and Mae Marsh, 1894-1968 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 3 hours 38 mins

For the five years between 1908 and 1913, D.W. Griffith directed some 450 films for the Biograph Company, delivering at a rate of two or three films per week. These films, one and two reels in length, are sometimes regarded as apprentice works, films in which Griffith borrowed, invented, and perfected the forms an...

directed by D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Lillian Gish, 1893-1993, Dorothy Gish, 1898-1968, Mary Pickford, 1892-1979, Mack Sennett, 1880-1960, Lionel Barrymore, 1878-1954, Henry B. Walthall, 1878-1936 and Mae Marsh, 1894-1968 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 3 hours 38 mins
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