Tue 2 Jul 2019 6.30pm – Edge of The Knife at Hyde Park Picture House, 73 Brudenell Rd, Leeds LS6 1JD

A collaboration with Leeds University following the annual Endangered Languages workshop ‘Endangered languages and ecosystems: Threats and opportunities’. Edge of the Knife is a 2018 Canadian drama film co-directed by Gwaai Edenshaw and Helen Haig-Brown. It is the first feature film spoken only in dialects of the Haida language. Set in 19th-century Haida Gwaii, it tells the classic Haida story of the traumatized and stranded man transformed to Gaagiixiid, the wildman.