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Films By Robert J. Flaherty

LOUISIANA STORY (Robert J. Flaherty, 1948)
This was Robert Faherty's last major film before his death on July 23, 1951, at the age of 67. It wa a worthy successor to his other great films Nanook of the North, Moana, and Man of Aran. ... Flahe… Read more

MAN OF ARAN (Robert J. Flaherty, 1934)
"Man of Aran" comes closer than "Nan-ook of the North" or "Moana" to the life we know or our forebears knew, to our racial past. . . . The nameless man of Aran is separated from us only by the genera… Read more

MOANA (Robert J. Flaherty, )
Moana begins quietly, showing the life of the natives in their (to us) exotic environment. By implication the common humanity of ourselves and these remote people is established. In this section the … Read more

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