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The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation is a 1915 American silent epic drama film directed by D. W. Griffith and based on the novel and play The Clansman, both by Thomas Dixon, Jr. Griffith co-wrote the screenplay, and co-produced the film. It was released on February 8, 1915. The film was originally presented in two parts, separated by an intermission. ... more on Wikipedia

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List of Silent Movies Films in The National Film Registry List of All Movies Released in 1915 Movies Produced by D. W. Griffith