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G.W. Bitzer (1872–1944)

G.W. Bitzer was born on April 21, 1872 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA as Johann Gottlob Wilhelm Bitzer. He was a cinematographer and director, known for The Birth of a Nation (1915), Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916) and Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl (1919). He was married to Ethel Boddy. He died on April 29,... See full bio »

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Billy Bitzer | Georg William 'Billy' Bitzer | Georg William Bitzer


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Brother of J.C. Bitzer, uncle of Louis Bitzer. See more »



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