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Metaphor: Griffith's Birth of a Nation

One hundred years ago, Woodrow Wilson historically hosted the first motion picture screened at the White House. The film, based on Thomas Dixon’s novel… 1,305 more words

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The Theme of Religion throughout Films in Hollywood

In the United States of America, the separation of church and state has always been apparent; especially since this was a country founded on religious freedom.  1,377 more words

Triumph Of Talkies (1931-)

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BIRTH OF A NATION
D.W. GRIFFITH
1915

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JOHN FORD
1956

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BROOKLYN BREWERY
BROOKLYN, NY, USA

Experienced August 17, 2014

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Post the Twenty-Fourth: Classic Film, Part I

Gentle Reader, I’m a strong believer in being Culturally Literate. There are so many films I’ve just never gotten around to seeing over the years – things that influenced the entire industry and reflected the manners and mores of many generations. 1,248 more words

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This Day in History March 3 2015 Helen Keller Birth of a Nation The Perfect Song

1887

Helen Keller meets her miracle worker

On this day in 1887, Anne Sullivan begins teaching six-year-old Helen Keller, who lost her sight and hearing after a severe illness at the age of 19 months. 1,469 more words

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UPCOMING: 'The Birth of a Nation' at the Film Forum, NYC

See a special showing of ‘The Birth of a Nation’ on Monday, March 2nd, at the Film Forum. What makes the event so special? Don Perry, author of  111 more words

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