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Moana : a romance of the golden age

Author: Robert Joseph FlahertyFrances Hubbard FlahertyTa'avale UniFa'amgase Súa-FiloT'ugaitaAll authors
Publisher: Phoenix, Ariz. : Grapevine Video, [1995]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Depicts the lives of natives of British Samoa. Director Robert J. Flaherty journeyed with his wife, Frances, and their children to the South Seas island of Savai'i to capture on film the exotic lifestyles of the Samoan people. In doing so, they resurrected and dramatized the recently vanished customs and struggles of the people just before modernization permanently altered the cultural landscape of the island.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Documentary films
Documentary-style films
Ethnographic films
Feature films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Joseph Flaherty; Frances Hubbard Flaherty; Ta'avale Uni; Fa'amgase Súa-Filo; T'ugaita; Pe'a Taulealea; Lupenga performer Tau'ili'ili; Julian Johnson; Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927),
OCLC Number: 36285212
Language Note: English intertitles.
Notes: Silent film with organ accompaniment.
Originally produced as a motion picture by Paramount Pictures in 1926.
Credits: Edited by Julian Johnson ; titles by Julian Johnson.
Performer(s): Ta'avale, Fa'amgase, Tu'ugaita, Moana, Pe'a.
Description: 1 videocassette (76 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Moana (Motion picture : 1926)
Moana : a romance of the south sea
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures ; by Robert J. Flaherty and Frances Hubbard Flaherty ; produced by Robert J. and Frances Hubbard Flaherty.

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Depicts the lives of natives of British Samoa. Director Robert J. Flaherty journeyed with his wife, Frances, and their children to the South Seas island of Savai'i to capture on film the exotic lifestyles of the Samoan people. In doing so, they resurrected and dramatized the recently vanished customs and struggles of the people just before modernization permanently altered the cultural landscape of the island.

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