John Ford

Feb 1, 1894
Cape Elizabeth, Maine, USA

Bio: Began his career in film as an assistant to his older brother, Francis Ford. Made his directorial debut with 1917's The Tornado. Made 33 films between 1917 and '19.  Paid homage to his Irish and Gaelic heritage with movies such as How Green Was My Valley, an Oscar-winning study of life in a Welsh mining community. Filmed documentaries as a member of the… More


John Ford Videos

The Horse Soldiers
3 minutes 39 seconds
Mister Roberts
4 minutes 9 seconds
Cheyenne Autumn
1 minutes 56 seconds
The Last Hurrah
3 minutes 4 seconds

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