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The Birth of a Nation   (1915)

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Country | USA
Running Time | 190 Minutes
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Genres | Drama, History, War
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Production Dates | 1914-07-04 ~ 1914-09-24
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Directed by | D.W. Griffith
Cinematography by | G.W. Bitzer
Edited by | D.W. Griffith, Joseph Henabery, James Smith, Rose Smith, Raoul Walsh

Starring ~ Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall

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Adapted From His Novel: "The Clansman: An Historical Romance Of The Ku Klux Klan"
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Camera Operator (uncredited)
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Editorial Department
Negative: Killiam Shows
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Special Effects Supervisor (uncredited)
Special Effects (uncredited)
Art Department
Property Master (uncredited)
Carpenter (uncredited)
Assistant Carpenter (uncredited)
Set Painter (uncredited)
Set Builder (uncredited)
Assistant Property Master (uncredited)
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Music Department
Score Arranger: Killiam Shows
Music Arranger: 1921 Revival
Musician: Trumpeter
Conductor
Music Adaptor: 1930 Synchronized Version
Music Arranger: 1921 Revival
Composer: Overture
Music Arranger: 1921 Revival
Cast
Elsie - Stoneman's Daughter
Flora Cameron - The Pet Sister
Col. Ben Cameron (as Henry Walthall)
Margaret Cameron - Elder Sister
Lydia - Stoneman's Mulatto Housekeeper
Hon. Austin Stoneman - Leader Of The House
Silas Lynch - Mulatto Lieut. Governor (as George Seigmann)
Gus - A Renegade Negro
Tod - Stoneman's Younger Son
Jeff - The Blacksmith (as Wallace Reed)
Abraham Lincoln (as Jos. Henabery)
Phil - Stoneman's Elder Son
Mrs. Cameron
Wade Cameron - Second Son (as J.A. Beringer)
Duke Cameron - Youngest Son
Mammy - The Faithful Servant
Gen. U.S. Grant
Gen. Robert E. Lee
Minor Role (uncredited)
Cameron's Male Servant (uncredited)
Klan Leader (uncredited)
Klansman (uncredited)
Klansman (uncredited)
Klansman (uncredited)
Northern Soldier / Confederate Soldier (uncredited)
Young Girl In Cabin (uncredited)
Minor Role (uncredited)
General (uncredited)
Elsie's Maid (uncredited)
Sen. Charles Sumner (uncredited)
Nelse (uncredited)
Man Who Falls From Roof (uncredited)
Klansman On Horse Holding Up Hood With Hand (uncredited)
Minor Role (uncredited)
Jake / Sentry At Hospital (uncredited)
Minor Role (uncredited)
Laura Keene (uncredited)
Himself (1931 Reissue Version) (uncredited)
Minor Role (uncredited)
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Himself (1931 Reissue Version) (uncredited)
Undetermined Role (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Mrs. Lincoln (uncredited)
Blacksmith (uncredited)
Child With Dr. Cameron (uncredited)
Belle Of 1861 (uncredited)
Union Soldier (uncredited)
Minor Role (uncredited)
Belle Of 1861 (uncredited)
Klansman (uncredited)
Volunteer (uncredited)
Black Woman - Dr. Cameron's Taunter (uncredited)
Minor Role (uncredited)
John Wilkes Booth (uncredited)
Confederate Soldier (uncredited)
Flora Cameron As A Child (uncredited)
Stoneman's Servant (uncredited)
Minor Role (uncredited)
Additional Crew Members
Security Officer
Laboratory Technician
Stunt Department
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