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 |
2 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)
Did You Know?
Remember how small the world was before I came along? I brought it all to life: I moved the whole world onto a 20-foot screen.
He is one of the the most prolific directors of all time, with over 450 shorts and over 80 feature-length films to his credit. Of non-television directors, he ranks as the fourth most prolific after Louis Feuillade
and Georges Méliès
, both of whom also directed silent shorts, and Dave Fleischer
, an animated short director.
His films depict the cruelty of humankind.