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Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[on D.W. Griffith
] He inspired in us his belief that we were working in a medium that was powerful enough to influence the whole world.
Lillian was originally a member of the America First Committee, which advocated against US intervention in WII. It was not an uncommon position to be against America joining the war, with polls showing that 40% of Americans agreed at one point, but eventually apparent Nazi brutality made anti-war sentiment a radical opinion-one most infamously associated with the fascist sympathizing Charles ...
Later often played willful but conflicted women
The First Lady of American Cinema