The inspirational – Lillian Gish
Film pioneer – a delicate blossom with a titanium core.
Watching over the orphaned children in Night of the Hunter:
A studio portrait of D. W. Griffith’s leading lady:
Behind the scenes on location in the Mojave in 1928 for The Wind:
Miss Gish lived to the age of 99 and at 93 appeared in her last film, The Whales of August: