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Bill Reid

Bill Reid
27:50 | 1979

Categories: Shorts

British Columbian Haida artist Bill Reid, jeweler and wood carver, works on a totem pole in the Haida Indian tradition. The film shows the gradual transformation of a bare cedar trunk into a richly carved pole, a gift from the artist to the people of Skidegate, Queen Charlotte Islands. Particularly moving is the raising of the pole by the villagers, as Bill Reid stands by.

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