The Hollywood Reporter on BUCK

Redford’s Real Horse Whisperer Stars in ‘Buck’ Doc

First-time filmmaker Cindy Meehl makes an Oscar-shortlisted doc on Buck Brannaman, who inspired Robert Redford’s equine classic.
7:48 PM PST 1/4/2012 by Tim Appelo

Cindy Meehl‘s Buck, a Cedar Creek Productions documentary about the amazing, revolutionary, almost spiritual horse trainer Buck Brannaman, made the Oscar shortlist and Roger Ebert‘s list of the Best Documentaries of 2011. Meehl tells The Hollywood Reporter how she made a hit her first time in the director’s saddle.  Read complete article >

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  1. Billy Bob Southard says

    Me and my wife are from Texas . And I was never a horse person But my wife had two
    horsers when she was young. I enjoied the film very much. And I think the real-ness in
    the film was outstounding. And we need more like it. Thanks Bill

    • Thanks Bill for letting us know! It’s amazing how many “non-horse” people we hear from that like the film!