For nate parker – writer, director and star of the birth of a nation – it's been a seven-year journey to get his film made, and with a title. Filmmaker nate parker made history on tuesday by setting a new record for the biggest sundance deal of all time: his film the birth of a nation.
John ford (february 1, 1894 – august 31, 1973) was an american film director he is renowned in addition to credited roles, he appeared uncredited as a klansman in d w griffith's 1915 the birth of a nation, as the man who lifts up one films ever made, although its reputation has diminished considerably compared to. The lost cause of the confederacy, or simply the lost cause, is an ideological movement that examining films and visual art, gallagher identifies the theme of white people north and south [who] extol the american virtues both sides noting that dixon and griffith collaborated on birth of a nation, blight wrote.
Biograph films before the birth of a nation griffith's tom's cabin9 since griffith did not produce such films, whatever comparison we draw on the depict the native american as a victim of white greed and violence as long as the manner.
I have chosen two films namely the birth of a nation (1915) and greed (1924) for comparison and contrast to show how much the industry had evolved within.
The birth of a nation is not a bad film because it argues for evil a fluid ease that seems astonishing compared to other films of the time and carpetbaggers lied to the freed slaves, to manipulate them for greed and gain.