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Tabu (1931) back to product details  

Cast: Matahi, Matahi, Matahi Hitu, Matahi Hitu, Jules, Jules, Kong Ah, Kong Ah, Anna Chevalier, Anna Chevalier, Jean Jules, Jean Jules
Director: Robert Flaherty, Robert Flaherty, F.W. Murnau, F.W. Murnau
Producer: Robert Flaherty, Robert Flaherty, F.W. Murnau, F.W. Murnau
Screenwriter: Edgar G. Ulmer, Edgar G. Ulmer, Robert Flaherty, Robert Flaherty, F.W. Murnau, F.W. Murnau
Cinematographer: Floyd D.Crosby, Floyd D.Crosby
Editor: Arthur A. Brooks, Arthur A. Brooks
Composer (Music Score): Hugo Riesenfeld, Hugo Riesenfeld


Screen Formats:B&W
Sound:Dolby Digital Mono
Features:
Audio commentary by UCLA film professor Janet Bergstrom
Still gallery
Outtake footage
Short film: "Reri in New York"
Theatrical trailer

Chapters:
Side #1 --
1. Main Title; Paradise [5:14]
2. Eye of Desire [4:03]
3. A Visit From the Chief [6:06]
4. The Chosen One [5:34]
5. Love Forbidden by the Gods [6:10]
6. Ceremonial Dance [5:23]
7. Goodbye, Reri! [1:48]
8. The Proclamation [4:25]
9. Paradise Lost [2:24]
10. Star Pearl Diver [3:58]
11. Guilty Lovers [5:31]
12. Lagoon Is Tabu [3:35]
13. Final Warning [5:15]
14. Ticket Out [5:09]
15. Ultimate Sacrifice [11:39]
16. The Tabu [4:29]

Awards:
  • 1993 won U.S. National Film Registry from Library of Congress.
  • 1931 won Best Picture from National Board of Review.
  • 1930-31 won Best Cinematography from Academy to Crosby, Floyd.
  • 1930-1931 won Best Cinematography from Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Scie to Crosby, Floyd D..



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