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griffith - film collection manager




Griffith is a film collection manager. Adding items to the movie collection is as quick and easy as typing the film title and selecting a supported source. Griffith will then try to fetch all the related information from the Web.


Show usage information.
Run in debug mode.
find and delete orphan files in posters directory.
check dependencies - if all needed Python modules are installed, it prints nothting.
Prints all SQL queries to standard output.
Set Griffith's home directory. Use this option if you want to change the default ~/.griffith

Printing movie list:

cast field must contain <expr>
director field must contain <expr>
original title field must contain <expr>
title field must contain <expr>
movie must be released in year <number>
set sort columns to <columns>. Example: --sort=o_title,number,director


Homepage: ⟨⟩


If you want to help or report any bugs founded please visit homepage ⟨⟩ or ⟨⟩


Griffith was written by Vasco Nunes and Piotr Ożarowski. See the AUTHORS and THANKS files for a list of other contributors.

Copyright (C) 2005-2008 Vasco Nunes <>, Piotr Ożarowski <>,

This man page was written by Piotr Ozarowski

December 20, 2006