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The Eternal Mother

The Griffith Project, Volume 5 : Films Produced in 1911

British Film Institute, 2001

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... in the circumstances of this film, it may be that The Eternal Mother is explained – or if not fully explained, is clarified – by events lying outside the drama that appears on screen. Although described by the Biograph Bulletin as “rather...

A Fool and a Girl

The Griffith Project Volume 11 : Selected Writings of D.W. Griffith: Indexes and Corrections to Volumes 1–10

British Film Institute, 2007

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... most conspicuously the West Coast plays of David Belasco and the regional melodramas of Augustus Thomas, loom in Griffith’s mind, and there are hints that he was experimenting with theatrical Naturalism but lacked the knowledge, dexterity,...

War

The Griffith Project Volume 11 : Selected Writings of D.W. Griffith: Indexes and Corrections to Volumes 1–10

British Film Institute, 2007

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... on 17 May 1907. There is no indication that the manuscript was sent to agents or theatrical producers, nor are there later versions of the script which suggest that Griffith was revising his play for eventual production. As a consequence...

Pillars of Society

The Griffith Project Volume 8 : Films Produced in 1914–15

British Film Institute, 2004

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2

...Production company: Fine Arts Film Co.Filming date: April–June 1915 (Reliance-Majestic production ledgers; 46 days of production)Location: Fine Arts studio, 4500 Sunset Boulevard, Los AngelesPresented by: Triangle Film Corp.Producer: D.W...

Betty of Greystone

David Robinson

David Robinson is a film critic, historian, author and director of the Pordenone Silent Film Festival, Italy. His many books include World Cinema (1973; 1981) and Chaplin (1985; 1992; 2001). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Griffith Project Volume 9 : Films Produced in 1916-18

British Film Institute, 2005

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... F.M. PiersonCamera: not knownCast: Dorothy Gish (Betty Lockwood); Owen Moore (David Chandler); George Fawcett (Jim Weed); Kid McCoy (Weed’s son); Kate Bruce; Albert Tavernier; John Beck; Warner P. Richmond; Grace Rankin; Macey Harlan; Eugene...

Swords and Hearts

The Griffith Project, Volume 5 : Films Produced in 1911

British Film Institute, 2001

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...Production company: BiographFilming date: 27 June, 7/18 July 1911Location: Coytesville, New Jersey/New York StudioRelease date: 28 August 1911; reissued by Biograph, 1 May 1916Release length: 1000 feetCopyright date: 30 August...

Examination Day at School

The Griffith Project Volume 4 : Films Produced in 1910

British Film Institute, 2002

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...Production company: BiographFilming Date: 23/27 August 1910Location: Westfield, New Jersey/New York StudioRelease date: 29 September 1910Release length: approx. 991 feetCopyright date: 30 September 1910Director: D.W. GriffithAuthor: none...

A Cry for Help

The Griffith Project Volume 6 : Films Produced in 1912

British Film Institute, 2002

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...Production company: BiographFilming date: finished November 1912Location: East CoastRelease date: 23 December 1912; reissued by Biograph, 17 April 1916Release length: 1000 feetCopyright date: 18 December 1912Director: D.W. GriffithAuthor...

The God Within

The Griffith Project Volume 6 : Films Produced in 1912

British Film Institute, 2002

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...Production company: BiographFilming date: finished November 1912Location: East CoastRelease date: 26 December 1912; reissued by Biograph, 12 November 1915Release length: 1000 feetCopyright date: 21 December 1912Director: D.W...

Dan, the Dandy

The Griffith Project, Volume 5 : Films Produced in 1911

British Film Institute, 2001

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...Production company: BiographFilming date: 24/27 July 1911Location: Fort Lee, New Jersey/New York StudioRelease date: 18 September 1911Release length: 998 feetCopyright date: 20 September 1911Director: D.W. GriffithAuthor: Bernardine R...