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S0014

Tabu

Murnau, F. W.. USA. 1931.

Title:
Tabu
Alternate Title:
Tabu: A Story of the South Seas
Director:
Murnau, F. W.
Production Co:
Golden Bough, Inc.
Country:
USA
Year:
1931
Description:
2 film reels of 2.   16mm.   release print.
Feature.   79 minutes.   b/w.   sound - optical track.   24 fps.   1.33:1
Language:
English
Genre:
Drama
Notes:
Good tonal range, mod. to ext. scratch , overall good contrast. Some printed gate scratch and negative rain. Film itself is in good physical condition. Low splice count. Script by Murnau and Robert Flaherty. Filmed in Tahiti and Bora-Bora, 1928-29, story of the consecration of a maiden to the gods, who is, as a result forbidden to all men.
Film Grade:
B
Link to:
FII catalog | AFI catalog
Restriction on viewing / access:
FSC film prints do not circulate.
Status:
IN