Marie Wawa, above), is about to be given in marriage as a kind of peace offering to the other tribe. Wawa loves Dain (played by Mungau Dain, below), the grandson of the chief of their tribe, and he returns that love, but, hey, the good of the tribe must come first.
Martin Butler (at right, below) and Bentley Dean (at left, below) offer us, along with their simple but compelling story, enough of the culture and habits of the tribe to keep our interest primed, and the various actors -- all tribes-men and -women -- seem real enough to properly anchor the tale.
Lightyear Entertainment, Tanna hits the street on DVD and Blu-ray this coming Tuesday, March 7, for purchase and/or rental. The dialog is in one (or more) of the three languages spoken on Tanna, but the English subtitles are easily enough read.