Tabu

1h 26m

The youngsters Matahi and Reri are in love with each other. The old warrior Hitu announces that Reri is to be the new chosen virgin for the gods. This means she must stay untouched, otherwise she and her lover will be killed. But Matahi abducts and escapes with her to an island ruled by the white man, where their gods would be harmless and powerless. Tabu is the last film from director F.W. Murnau; he died before the film’s premiere in a car accident.

Cast

  • Image Anne Chevalier
    Anne Chevalier
  • Image Bill Bambridge
    Bill Bambridge
  • Image Hitu
    Hitu
  • Image Jules
    Jules
  • Image Matahi
    Matahi