SKU 6258

MOANA (1926)

Frances H. Flaherty, Robert J. Flaherty

Moana was filmed in Samoa in the villages of Safune district on the island of Savai'i. The name of the lead male character, moana means 'deep water' in the Samoan language. In making the film, Flaherty lived with his wife and collaborator Frances and their three daughters in Samoa for more than a year. Flaherty arrived in Samoa in April 1923 and stayed until December 1924, with the film being completed in December 1925.

DVD-R has English intertitles with no subtitles. Approx. 93 mins.  See film samples for sound and video quality!  


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