D. W. Griffith

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D. W. Griffith
David Wark Griffith portrait.jpg
Griffith in 1922
BornDavid Wark Griffith
22 Januar 1875(1875-01-22)
Oldham Coonty, Kentucky, U.S.
Died23 Julie 1948(1948-07-23) (aged 73)
Hollywood, Californie, U.S.
Cause o daith
Cerebral hemorrhage
Restin place
Mount Tabor Methodist Church Graveyard
ThriftFilm director, film producer
Years active1908–1931
Hauf-marrae(s)Linda Arvidson (m. 1906; div. 1936)
Evelyn Baldwin (m. 1936; div. 1947) (1910–2004)

David Wark Griffith (Januar 22, 1875 – Julie 23, 1948),[1] kent as D. W. Griffith, wis an American film director, writer, an producer wha pioneered modren filmmakin techniques. He is kent for The Birth of a Nation (1915) an Intolerance (1916).[2]

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  1. "D.W. Griffith". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved March 30, 2015.
  2. "David W. Griffith, Film Pioneer, Dies; Producer Of 'Birth Of Nation,' 'Intolerance' And 'America' Made Nearly 500 Pictures Set, Screen Standards Co-Founder Of United Artists Gave Mary Pickford And Fairbanks Their Starts". The New York Times. July 24, 1948.