D.W. Griffith

Biography

David Llewelyn Wark Griffith (January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948) was a premier pioneering American film director. He is best known as the director of the controversial and groundbreaking 1915 film The Birth of a Nation and the subsequent film Intolerance (1916).

Griffith's film The Birth...

22 titles Directing Writing

5.7

Footlight Varieties

1951 · Director

7.3

San Francisco

1936 · Second Assistant Director

6.3

The Struggle

1931 · Director

5.8

Abraham Lincoln

1930 · Director

7.3

Lady of the Pavements Die Lady von der Straße

1929 · Director

6.7

The Battle of the Sexes

1928 · Director

5.8

Drums of Love

1928 · Director

7.3

The Sorrows of Satan

1926 · Director

6.9

Sally of the Sawdust

1925 · Director

6.5

America

1924 · Director

7.6

Isn't Life Wonderful

1924 · Director

7.2

The White Rose

1923 · Director

6.9

One Exciting Night

1922 · Director

7.8

Orphans of the Storm

1921 · Director

6.1

Dream Street

1921 · Director

7.8

Way Down East

1920 · Director

5.8

The Idol Dancer

1920 · Director

6.6

The Love Flower

1920 · Director

6.6

Scarlet Days

1919 · Director

6.6

The Girl Who Stayed at Home

1919 · Director

7.2

True Heart Susie

1919 · Director

6.8

The Fall of Babylon

1919 · Director

6.6

The Greatest Question

1919 · Director

7.1

The Mother and the Law

1919 · Director

6.7

A Romance of Happy Valley

1919 · Director

7.6

Broken Blossoms

1919 · Director

6.7

Hearts of the World

1918 · Director

7.2

The Great Love

1918 · Director

7.1

The Greatest Thing in Life

1918 · Director

6.7

The Birth of a Nation

1915 · Director

6.4

The Escape

1914 · Director

13 titles Directing Writing

5.7

Footlight Varieties

1951 · Writer

6.3

The Struggle

1931 · Writer

7.2

The White Rose

1923 · Writer

7.8

Orphans of the Storm

1921 · Screenplay

6.1

Dream Street

1921 · Writer

7.8

Way Down East

1920 · Writer

6.6

The Love Flower

1920 · Writer

6.6

The Girl Who Stayed at Home

1919 · Writer

6.7

A Romance of Happy Valley

1919 · Story

6.8

The Fall of Babylon

1919 · Writer

7.1

The Mother and the Law

1919 · Screenplay, Story

7.6

Broken Blossoms

1919 · Writer

7.2

The Great Love

1918 · Writer

7.1

The Greatest Thing in Life

1918 · Writer

6.7

Hearts of the World

1918 · Writer

6.7

Hoodoo Ann

1916 · Writer

6.7

The Birth of a Nation

1915 · Writer