SGaawaay K'uuna (Edge of The Knife)

2019 |
Canada |
Haida (with English subtitles) |
1h 41 mins
| Gwaai Edenshaw & Helen Haig-Brown


June 21 - 27 2021


9:00 pm



Haida Gwaii, 1800’s. At a seasonal fishing camp two families endure conflict between the nobleman Adiits’ii and his best friend Kwa. After Adiits’ii causes the accidental death of Kwa’s son, he flees into the rainforest, descending into madness and transforming into Gaagiixid – “the Wildman.” When the families return in the spring, they discover Adiits’ii has survived the winter. Can he be rescued and returned to his humanity? Meanwhile, Kwa wrestles with his deepest desire – revenge.  Music by Kinnie Starr.

This film is rated 14A & is available from June 21 at 9pm until midnight on June 27.


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