Edward H. Griffith
Griffith in 1920
BornAugust 23, 1888
DiedMarch 3, 1975
OccupationDirector, writer, producer
Years active1916–1946 (film)

Edward H. Griffith (August 23, 1888 – March 3, 1975)[1] (also known as E H Griffith, Lieut. Edward H. Griffith, Edward Griffith, and E. H. Griffith) was an American motion picture director, screenwriter, and producer.


Born in 1888 in Bloomington, Illinois, Griffith directed 61 films from 1917 to 1946. In 1917 he directedIn Love's Laboratory, a short for Thomas A. Edison, Inc.'s Conquest Pictures division about a man inventing safety matches and finding his relationship match. He directed actress Madeleine Carroll in several films including Honeymoon in Bali (1939). Griffith died on March 3, 1975, at the age of 86.