Edge of the Knife

Edge of the Knife

Directed by Gwaai Edenshaw, Helen Haig-Brown

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.

Haida Gwaii, 1800’s, after causing the accidental death of a child, a man flees into the rainforest, descending into madness and transforming into Gaagiixid – “the Wildman.”

Cast: Tyler York, William Russ, Adeana Young

Member Reviews

really boring movie tbh i dont mind slow burn movies but damn this was just so boring. i dont need action or gore just to make a movie interesting but this just had nothing going on.

juan_jamaica
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1 week ago

Great film - it’s so good to see Indigenous horror like this & hope Shudder will continue adding more such films.

Jen22
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1 week ago

a very beautiful movie im glad i found through shudder! feels very valuable to get this tale. Adiits’ii as Gaagiixid looked incredible

Jen395
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1 month ago

Good story Good actors

Boring!!!!--
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2 months ago

good

ghostlyghoul
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2 months ago