Video/Film , DVD in English
The birth of a nation
produced ... by D.W. Griffith [& Harry E. Aitken]; story arranged by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods ; David W. Griffith Corporation.
- Chatsworth, Calif. : Image Entertainment [distributor], ©1998.
- 1 videodisc (187 min.) : sound, b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
- DVD (NTSC region 1); Dolby digital stereo; standard version.
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Friedheim ReservesPN1997.B549 1999 c. 1Available
- Also known as
- Uniform Title: Birth of a nation (Motion picture)
- Title on container: David Wark Griffith presents The birth of a nation
- Photography, G.W. Bitzer; music, Joseph Carl Breil; assistant directors, Eric Von Stroheim, Jack Conway & Raoul Walsh; produced for video by David Shepard and Film Preservation Associates.
- Cast: Lillian Gish, Henry B. Walthall, Mae Marsh, Miriam Cooper, Robert Harron, Wallace Reid, Donald Crisp, Raoul Walsh.
- This epic story of the Civil War as seen through the lives of two families is a controversial classic of film history.
- Other information
- Adapted from: The clansman / Thomas Dixon.
- Originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1915.
- Some segments are color tinted and some are sepia toned.
- Special features: The making of The birth of a nation, compiled and written by Russell Merritt, produced and narrated by David Shepard, and produced by Film Preservation Associates in 1992 (24 min.); other related materials.
- Not rated.
- Language: Silent film with English intertitles; music sound track added in 1992.
- Friedheim Reserves/Culver Reserve/Humanities Core IV/Political Science, Race, and Power in American Cinema
- Publisher's number
- ID4674DSDVD Image Entertainment
- Identifying numbers
- OCLC: 40736755