Hand to Hand: The Legacy of Charles Edenshaw
(2003, 47 min.) CANADA
Director: Marianne Jones (Haida)
Producer: Jeff Bear (Maliseet)
Produced in association with: Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.
In English and Haida with English subtitles.
Ravens and Eagles series.
documentary examines the life and art of Charles Edenshaw (1839-1924),
one of the North Pacific Coast's most prolific carvers. His descendantsRobert
Davidson, Carmen Goertzen and Christian White, celebrated artists
in their own rightdiscuss his legacy as Haida elders have
passed it down to them.
Image credit: Charles Edenshaw
- courtesy of Jeff Bear; Christian White - courtesy of Jeff Bear;
Jim Hart - courtesy of Jeff Bear