Before gaining fame as a director, D.W. Griffith's first film work was in front of the camera for the Edison and Biograph companies. This collection of silent shorts, all from 1908, starring Griffith includes "Rescued from an Eagle's Nest," "Her First Adventure," "Caught by Wireless," "At the French Ball," "At the Crossroads of Life," and "The Black Viper." 56 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.