Tabu a story of the South Seas

Format: DVD 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD DVD Tabu
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
Call Number  DVD Tabu
On the South Pacific island of Bora Bora, a young couple's love is threatened when the tribal chief declares the girl a sacred virgin.
Additional Information
Subjects Tahitians -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Pearl divers -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island) -- Drama.
Bora-Bora (French Polynesia) -- Drama.
Romance films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Publisher New York, NY :2015
Edition Fullscreen.
Other Titles Story of the South Seas
Contributors Murnau, F. W. (Friedrich Wilhelm), 1888-1931, film director, screenwriter.
Flaherty, Robert Joseph, 1884-1951, screenwriter.
Riesenfeld, Hugo, 1879-1939, composer.
Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung, production company.
Kino Classics (Firm), publisher.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Other Contributors Photography, Floyd Crosby ; musical setting, Hugo Riesenfeld.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1931.
Special features: The language of shadows: Tabu, a 15-minute documentary by Luciano Berriatúa on the making and restoration of the film ; Tabu: takes & outtakes, 26 minutes of previously unseen sequences, assembled by Enno Patalas from unused footage, courtesy of the Österreichisches Filmmuseum Wien and Cineteca del Comune di Bologna ; Tabu: a work in progress, 15 minutes of raw camera footage, with narration, produced by the Deutsche Kinemathek ; "Hunt in the South Seas," a 1940 ethnographic short compiled from unused footage of Tabu.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; fullscreen (1.19:1) presentation; mono 2.0.
Description 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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