In the Wake of the Bounty

Location:Tahiti; Pitcairn Island
Subject:Bounty history; contemporary life
Length:66 minutes
Year Released:1933
Director:Charles Chauvel
Producer:Expeditionary Films
Distributor:Myriah's Polynesian Bazaar
Library Code:NFVLS
Description:A curious combination of fictionalized dramatic film and documentary which divides distinctly into two parts: the first a recreation of the Bounty mutiny, and the second an account of contemporary life on Pitcairn Island, where the mutineers' descendants still live. The film was made before the Hollywood versions of the Bounty story and gave Errol Flynn his first film role, as Fletcher Christian.
Record No:868
Resources: Distributors's List

If you see any mistakes in this record, please notify the database maintainer (