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Film History: Edison, Griffith, and Babbitt – part 1

In 1930, while employed as an animatorĀ  at Terrytoons in the Bronx, Art Babbitt watched legendary filmmaker D. W. Griffith make a little girl cry on a movie setĀ  … …But this all begins with Thomas Edison. The oblong, drab … Continue reading

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