A Corner In Wheat                      

Number SF-1A
Collection Film muet
Title   A Corner In Wheat                      
Duration 00:12:56
Date of production 1909
Production : D.W. Griffith
Keyword Index : Fiction, Bank, Wheat, Bread, poverty
Sound silent
Summary A Corner in Wheat is a 1909 American short silent film which tells of a greedy tycoon who tries to corner the world market on wheat, destroying the lives of the people who can no longer afford to buy bread. It was directed by D. W. Griffith and adapted by Griffith and Frank E. Woods from a novel and a short story by Frank Norris, titled The Pit and A Deal in Wheat.
kCatégorie News & Politics