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1 - movie review birth of nation introduction question (1 points)  1bus why was boan not the first feature film (cook p62) 1 answer: griffith shot enough film to make judith of bethulia a feature-length epic. The birth of a nation (1915) these all describe ground-breaking producer/director d w griffith's the the two families are put on opposite sides of the. As the civil war begins, the stonemans and the camerons find themselves on the opposite sides of abolitionism to show that many northerners supported the southern view of blacks, griffith has the stonemans arriving in piedmont as carpetbaggers.
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