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The Resource Tabu : a story of the South Seas, Paramount ; directed by F.W. Murnau ; told by Robert J. Flaherty, F.W. Murnau

Tabu : a story of the South Seas, Paramount ; directed by F.W. Murnau ; told by Robert J. Flaherty, F.W. Murnau

Label
Tabu : a story of the South Seas
Title
Tabu
Title remainder
a story of the South Seas
Statement of responsibility
Paramount ; directed by F.W. Murnau ; told by Robert J. Flaherty, F.W. Murnau
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A girl is chosen by a high priest of her tribe to join the ranks of the sacred virgins, thereby becoming tabu to all men. She and her lover escape by canoe to another island but the story ends tragically when the lover is left to drown by the high priest
Related
Cataloging source
PMC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Floyd Crosby ; music, Hugo Riesenfeld
Date time place
Filmed in Tahiti
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1888-1931
  • 1884-1951
  • 1879-1939
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murnau, F. W.
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Riesenfeld, Hugo
  • Paramount Publix Corporation
Runtime
82
Technique
live action
Label
Tabu : a story of the South Seas, Paramount ; directed by F.W. Murnau ; told by Robert J. Flaherty, F.W. Murnau
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Silent film with music and English captions
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1931
  • Milestone Film & Video: MILE005
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
25395167
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
MILE005
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Tabu : a story of the South Seas, Paramount ; directed by F.W. Murnau ; told by Robert J. Flaherty, F.W. Murnau
Publication
Note
  • Silent film with music and English captions
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1931
  • Milestone Film & Video: MILE005
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
25395167
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
MILE005
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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