Tinker Entire Folkstreams

Making The Film

Tinker: John Forshee

Film by Jack Ofield
Produced by Jack Ofield
Cinematographer: Richard Francis
Sound: Sarah Marks
Editing: Jack Ofield
Copyright: 1973, Jack Ofield
11 minutes, Color
Original format: Film: 16mm, 1973
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Preview one minute trailer - Comment on film

Jack Ofield's portrait of Tinker John Forshee. Forshee was born about 1883 and died in 1974 at Cincinnatus, NY. He was at least a third generation tinsmith as he was using his grandfather's patented tinsmithing tools.