Appeared on an NBC radio special: "The Dodge Hour", March 29, 1928, with Douglas Fairbanks
, Charles Chaplin
and John Barrymore
. Griffith spoke on "Love". Sponsored by Dodge Brothers to introduce its newest automobile, it was broadcast from New York, Detroit and Hollywood. No recording is known to exist.
3 Biographical Movies |
29 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
129 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
David W. Griffith | David Wark Griffith | Lawrence Griffith | Granville Hicks | Capt. Victor Marier | Captain Victor Marier | Victor Marier | Irene Sinclair | Roy Sinclair | Granville Warwick | Gaston de Tolignac | M. Gaston de Tolignac
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Talkies, squeakies, moanies, songies, squawkies . . . Just give them ten years to develop and you're going to see the greatest artistic medium the world has known.
Ironically, he produced and directed the Biograph film The Rose of Kentucky
(1911), which showed the Ku Klux Klan as villainous, a sharp contrast to The Birth of a Nation
(1915) made four years later, in which the KKK was portrayed in a very favorable light.
His films depict the cruelty of humankind.