The Birth of a Nation
Overview  |  Cast and credits
The Birth of a Nation
United States 1915

Directed by

Cast
George Siegmann
Elmer Clifton
Josephine Crowell
Spottiswoode Aitken
George Beranger
Russell Hicks
Jules White
Madame Sul-Te-Wan
Elmo Lincoln
Gibson Gowland
Charles Stevens
Fred Burns
Olga Grey
Tom Wilson
Year:1915
Running time:190 minutes
Country:United States
Language:Silent film

Imdb link
The Birth of a Nation

Articles with photographs of The Birth of a Nation

Click for details
Photoplay , December 1929


Books with substantial mentioning of The Birth of a Nation
John White and Sabine Haenni (eds.)
Fifty Key American Films
London and New York, 2009

David Thomson
Have you seen?, A personal introduction to 1,000 films
New York, 2008

Brian J. Robb
Silent cinema
Harpenden, Herts, 2007

Marilyn Fabe
Closely watched films, An introduction to the art of narrative film technique
Berkeley, 2004

Dawn B. Sova
Forbidden Films, Censorship Histories of 125 Motion Pictures
New York NY, 2001

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 1. Films
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Robert K. Klepper
Silent Films, 1877-1996, A Critical Guide to 646 Movies
Jefferson, North Carolina and London, 1999

Jean-Pierre Frimbois
Les 100 chefs-d'oeuvre du film historique
Alleur (Belgique), 1989

Ann Lloyd (ed.)
Movies of the Silent Years
London, 1985

Anthony Slide and Edward Wagenknecht
Fifty Great American Silent Films 1912-1920, A Pictorial Survey
New York, 1980
Books with an entry on The Birth of a Nation
S. Torriano Berry, Venise T. Berry
Historical dictionary of African American cinema
Lanham, Maryland - Toronto - Plymouth, UK, 2007

Larry Langman and David Ebner
Hollywood's Image of the South, A Century of Southern Films
Westport, Connecticut - London, 2001
Articles on The Birth of a Nation
Articles with substantial mentioning of The Birth of a Nation
Robert Wohlforth, In and Out of "The Birth of a Nation", in: Films in Review, vol. 29, 1978 pp. 465-470
Charles Warren, Self-Reflection in American Silent Film, in: Cynthia Lucia, Roy Grundmann, and Art Simon (ed.), The Wiley-Blackwell History of American Film, Malden, MA, Oxford, Chisester, 2012