Lovely short film: “The Coffinmaker”

Dan McComb’s short film “The Coffinmaker” profiles Marcus Daly, who crafts beautiful and simple wood coffins and speaks eloquently about the social and emotional significance of his work. Very well worth 3 1/2 minutes of your time.

 

 

Environmentalist Targets Funeral Industry To Decrease ‘Final Footprint’

EL GRANADA (CBS 5) – If you’ve spent your life treading lightly on the environment, you’ll probably want to give some thought to the impact of your death. Many Californians are going with burials – with a twist – so they can remain green to the grave.