Arthur Johnson


Directed by                       D.W. Griffith
Cinematography by         Billy Bitzer
Starring                             Owen Moore, James Kirkwood, Arthur V. Johnson
Distributed by                   Biograph Company
Release date                      December 9, 1909
Country                             United States
Running time                    15 m.


"The Red Man's View" is a short Western directed by D.W. Griffith.  The film is included in our program to illustrate the work of two of our stars: actor Arthur Johnson and cinematographer Billy Bitzer. 

An Indian tribe is driven away from their land by the conquerors, one of which is Arthur Johnson.   



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Arthur V Johnson in The Red Mans View 1909 director DW Griffith cinematographer Billy Bitzer 1

   Arthur Johnson leads the white men