Video/Film , DVD in English
Broken blossoms, or, The yellow man and the girl
under the personal direction of D.W. Griffith.
- New York : Kino on Video, ©2002.
- Color tinted
- 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
- DVD (NTSC region 1); stereo.
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- Also known as
- Broken blossoms
- Yellow man and the girl
- Photography, G.W. Bitzer ; music, Joseph Turrin ; video producer, Bret Wood.
- Cast: Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess, Donald Crisp.
- A young Chinaman in London's squalid Limehouse district hopes to spread the peaceful philosophy of his Eastern religion. He befriends a pitiful street waif who is mistreated by her brutal father. As he nurses her back to health, tragedy results when an unspoken romance flowers between them.
- Other information
- Adapted from a story by Thomas Burke.
- Videodisc release of the 1919 motion picture.
- "Digitally mastered from a 33 mm. print at the correct projection speed, with color tints, and a new score by Joseph Turrin recorded in digital stereo"--Case.
- Special features: filmed introduction by Lillian Gish, including excerpts from Gish's film Romola; text of Thomas Burke's original story; a recording of the 1919 song, Broken blossoms; D.W. Griffith on leading ladies; about the score.
- Language: Silent film with English intertitles and musical accompaniment.
- Identifying numbers
- OCLC: 51854430