|aCivilization|h[videorecording] /|ca Thomas H. Ince Production.
|aNew York :|bKino on Video,|c1994, c1916.
|a1 videocassette (86 min.) :|bsi., col. ;|c1/2 in.
|aFirst American features 1912-1918
|aVideocassette release of the 1916 silent film.
|aFeaturing the original 1916 musical score by Victor Schertzinger. Performed by Alexander Rannie.
|aDirector, Raymond B. West ; assistant directors, Reginald Barker, Walter Edwards, David Hartford, Jay Hunt and J. Parker Read ; screenplay, C. Gardner Sullivan.
|aHoward Hickman, Enid Markey, Herschel Mayall, Lola May.
|aSilent film set in a mythical kingdom, Civilization was released just before America's entry into World War I. The film is a strong appeal for pacifism, and paints a vivid portrait of the madness of war, with images of the destruction and devastation that are the inevitable result of global conflict.