BUCK wins BEST DOCUMENTARY in Bergen, Norway!

Straight from Pam’s Iphone!
Cindy accepting award!

BUCK is nominee for Gotham 2011 Audience Award

IFP and Indiepix just announced that BUCK qualified
as a nominee for the 2011 Audience Award
as part of the Gotham Independent Film Awards!


Winner announced November 28th

BUCK wins Golden Eye at Zurich International Film Competition

Listen to Cindy Meehl accepting Gold Eye Award
at Zurich International Documentary Film Competition


L: Cindy Meehl with Golden Eye and Kristen Vermilyea
C: Cindy Meehl R: Cindy with Pam Miles, Executive Assistant
Photographer Brigid Schluneger




Sundance audience winner “Buck” takes same prize at Full Frame

By Sean O’Connell
Hollywoodnews.com: Buck Brannaman, better known in equestrian circles as the horse whisperer, continued to work his magic over crowds.

“Buck,” Cindy Meehl’s documentary on Brannaman’s unique career, took home the Audience Award at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, months after it claimed the same prize at the Sundance Film Festival.

Read complete story at HollywoodNews.com

BUCK Won 2011 Best Documentary at Crossroads Film Festival

BUCK wins award for Best Feature Documentary

Hartford Courant Review

Documentary About Real ‘Horse Whisperer’ Makes Sundance Splash for Local Filmmaker

Connecticut Connections to Park City Festival

Filmmakers from Connecticut made a huge impression at the recent Sundance Film Festival, but no one was a bigger surprise than Cindy Meehl. With zero filmmaking experience, Meehl, a 54-year-old Redding resident, made a movie about a horse trainer that won the festival’s U.S. Documentary Audience Award. “Buck” earned over-the-top reviews and a distribution deal with Sundance Selects/IFC Films. Read complete Courant article