Hearts of the World. 1918. USA. Directed by D. W. Griffith
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1918. USA. Directed by D. W. Griffith. With Lillian Gish, Robert Harron, Dorothy Gish, George Siegmann. Griffith’s great epic focusing on the brutal treatment of the French following the German invasion—shown here in a newly restored, tinted print—was released in America eight months before the armistice. Silent, with musical accompaniment. Approx. 140 min.