Athlii Gwaii: The Line at Lyell
(2003, 47 min.) CANADA
Director: Marianne Jones (Haida)
Producer: Jeff Bear (Maliseet)
Ravens and Eagles series
Produced in association with Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.
In English and Haida with English subtitles.
This film is an inspiring portrait of Haida elders who, in 1985,
blocked a logging road on Athlii Gwai (Lyell Island, British Columbia)
to prevent the destruction of their ancestral forests.
Image credit: Athlii Gwaii:
The Line at Lyell