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The Resource D.W. Griffith : interviews, edited by Anthony Slide

D.W. Griffith : interviews, edited by Anthony Slide

Label
D.W. Griffith : interviews
Title
D.W. Griffith
Title remainder
interviews
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony Slide
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
D.W. Griffith (1875-1948) is one of the most influential figures in the history of the motion picture. As director of The Birth of a Nation, he is also one of the most controversial. He raised the cinema to a new level of art, entertainment, and innovation, and at the same time he illustrated, for the first time, its potential to influence an audience and propagandize a cause. Collected together here are virtually all of the "interviews" given by D.W. Griffith from the first in 1914 to the last in 1948. Some of the interviews concentrate on specific films, including The Birth of a
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.4302/33092
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.G76
LC item number
D44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Slide, Anthony
Series statement
Conversations with filmmakers series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • United States
Label
D.W. Griffith : interviews, edited by Anthony Slide
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes filmography and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Filmography; At the Sign of the Flaming Arcs; David W. Griffith Speaks; A Poet Who Writes on Motion Picture Films; Editorials in Films; D.W. Griffith Answers Two Vital Questions; D.W. Griffith Producer of the World's Biggest Picture; Five Dollar Movies Prophesied; Interviews with Prominent Directors: "And the Greatest of These Is"- David W. Griffith; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part One; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part Two; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part Three; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part Four
  • The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part FiveThe Real Story of Intolerance; The Making of a Masterpiece; The Film World's Greatest Achievement; D.W. Griffith Champions England's Natural Light; Took Scenes in the Trenches; Griffith Returns from the Front with Official Pictures Made under Fire- Will Use Them in a Film Spectacle of War; Griffith-and the Great War; Griffith, Maker of Battle Scenes, Sees Real War; Pictures and Projectiles; Life and the Photodrama; How Griffith Picks His Leading Women; Humanity's Language; Griffith Points Out Need of Tragedy on the Screen; Likes San Francisco
  • The Poet-Philosopher of the PhotoplayExhibitor Is a Co-Artist, Says D.W. Griffith, Returns from Los Angeles to Open Eastern Studio; The Filming of Way Down East; The Moral and the Immoral Photoplay; The Greatest Moving Picture Producer in the World; Griffith Reveals Sartorial Secrets; D.W. Griffith's Screen Version of The Two Orphans Would Fill Its Author with Awe; An Intimate Closeup of D.W. Griffith; Griffith: Maker of Pictures; The Genius of a Masterpiece; Griffith Film Stirs Anger of Parisians; Stereoscopic Films; In and Out of Focus: D.W. Griffith; What Are the Chances of a Beginner
  • D.W. Griffith Is Struggling to Pay His DebtsHow Do You Like the Show?; Don't Blame the Movies! Blame Life!; He Might Be the Richest Man in the World; His Best Pictures Were the Least Expensive, Says "D. W."; D.W. Griffith Addresses the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; Walter Huston Interviews D.W. Griffith; David Wark Griffith Tells 'Em; The Star-Maker Whose Dreams Turned to Dust; Film Master Is Not Proud of Films: "They Do Not Endure"; D.W. Griffith Tells Plans Which Include Picture Making; Return of a Master; Griffith Back to Live Here "for Half Century."
  • "Cinema's Fullest Scope Still Ahead"-D.W. GriffithForty-Seven Questions from Seymour Stern to D.W. Griffith; Flash-Back to Griffith; The Writings of D.W. Griffith; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
774024201
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617032998
Lccn
2012003408
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt211krn
  • 73ff2345-0aa9-433d-af0e-a3ca35fc8bc2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774024201
Label
D.W. Griffith : interviews, edited by Anthony Slide
Publication
Note
Includes filmography and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Introduction; Chronology; Filmography; At the Sign of the Flaming Arcs; David W. Griffith Speaks; A Poet Who Writes on Motion Picture Films; Editorials in Films; D.W. Griffith Answers Two Vital Questions; D.W. Griffith Producer of the World's Biggest Picture; Five Dollar Movies Prophesied; Interviews with Prominent Directors: "And the Greatest of These Is"- David W. Griffith; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part One; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part Two; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part Three; The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part Four
  • The Story of David Wark Griffith: Part FiveThe Real Story of Intolerance; The Making of a Masterpiece; The Film World's Greatest Achievement; D.W. Griffith Champions England's Natural Light; Took Scenes in the Trenches; Griffith Returns from the Front with Official Pictures Made under Fire- Will Use Them in a Film Spectacle of War; Griffith-and the Great War; Griffith, Maker of Battle Scenes, Sees Real War; Pictures and Projectiles; Life and the Photodrama; How Griffith Picks His Leading Women; Humanity's Language; Griffith Points Out Need of Tragedy on the Screen; Likes San Francisco
  • The Poet-Philosopher of the PhotoplayExhibitor Is a Co-Artist, Says D.W. Griffith, Returns from Los Angeles to Open Eastern Studio; The Filming of Way Down East; The Moral and the Immoral Photoplay; The Greatest Moving Picture Producer in the World; Griffith Reveals Sartorial Secrets; D.W. Griffith's Screen Version of The Two Orphans Would Fill Its Author with Awe; An Intimate Closeup of D.W. Griffith; Griffith: Maker of Pictures; The Genius of a Masterpiece; Griffith Film Stirs Anger of Parisians; Stereoscopic Films; In and Out of Focus: D.W. Griffith; What Are the Chances of a Beginner
  • D.W. Griffith Is Struggling to Pay His DebtsHow Do You Like the Show?; Don't Blame the Movies! Blame Life!; He Might Be the Richest Man in the World; His Best Pictures Were the Least Expensive, Says "D. W."; D.W. Griffith Addresses the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; Walter Huston Interviews D.W. Griffith; David Wark Griffith Tells 'Em; The Star-Maker Whose Dreams Turned to Dust; Film Master Is Not Proud of Films: "They Do Not Endure"; D.W. Griffith Tells Plans Which Include Picture Making; Return of a Master; Griffith Back to Live Here "for Half Century."
  • "Cinema's Fullest Scope Still Ahead"-D.W. GriffithForty-Seven Questions from Seymour Stern to D.W. Griffith; Flash-Back to Griffith; The Writings of D.W. Griffith; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
774024201
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617032998
Lccn
2012003408
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt211krn
  • 73ff2345-0aa9-433d-af0e-a3ca35fc8bc2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774024201

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