D.W. Griffith

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D.W. Griffith
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Age: 73 (age at death)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Birth of a Nation

David Llewelyn Wark "D. W." Griffith (January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948), the "Inventor of Hollywood", was an American film director who pioneered modern film-making techniques. He is mostly remembered for the groundbreaking 1915 film The Birth of a Nation, as well as its sequel Intolerance (1916). He is closely associated with his frequent leading lady, Lillian Gish. Wikipedia

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From this profile you will find 4 photos, 1 magazine, 44 lists, 2 awards, 933 film credits, 11 news stories, 6 relationships, and key facts about D.W. Griffith!

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D.W. Griffith is a member of the following lists: Academy Honorary Award recipients, American film producers, People from Louisville, Kentucky, American film directors, American Methodists, Deaths from cerebral hemorrhage, Western (genre) film directors, Cardiovascular disease deaths in California, 1948 deaths and 1875 births.

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Nominated for 2 Awards | Won 2

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