Shooting Sally   – Q and A …

Shooting Sally – Q and A …

How old is Sally and what kind of dog is she?Sally , or so we’ve been told, is a  border collie lab mix  … there are times her scenting ability suggests she must have some hound in there somewhere. We didn’t get to meet her parents or even see...
And that’s a wrap.

And that’s a wrap.

Sally had nine days of shooting for the making of Saving Dinah. We worked on fifteen different sets/locations over those days. Ranging from bedroom to street to burning barn Sally worked off leash, on leash, from flat out running to crated and had...
oh the glamour!!

oh the glamour!!

Another day in movie land last night with a break at one of my favourite places (Sally got to do THREE aframes!). The scenes were shot in the opposite order to what have worked best for Sally. The first was a gentle scene between her and the grandfather in the house....
a hard day’s work …

a hard day’s work …

We had the movie shoot with Wyn for 6.5 hours Wednesday night – flew across the continent Thursday, flew back Saturday (arriving at 11 pm) and were back on location yesterday for 11 hours.  Brody and Sampson as well as 2 of our cats were extras in...
Whoops … forgot Wyn’s shoot

Whoops … forgot Wyn’s shoot

Wyn was wonderful … he had to sleep beside his “mother” for a shoot that might be 20 seconds in the movie. He was brilliant. I also had Tegan and  The Mrs with me to provide an ‘animal feeling’ for the rescue office in the film. They were...
Super Sta’ … learning from film

Super Sta’ … learning from film

Sally  is a Super Sta’ in so many ways. Cracks me up when other people call her that tho. This Wild Child, Whole Lot of Dog, Always has Something to Say girl was well cast in the film Saving Dinah there seems to be no doubt of that. Her work ethic alone makes...