Runtime: 89 Mins
Classsification: PG
Mild coarse language, themes and violence
In cinemas:
16 February 2012


Buck Brannaman, Robert Redford, Cindy Meehl

Movie propaganda

“Your horse is a mirror to your soul, and sometimes you may not like what you see. Sometimes, you will.” So says Buck Brannaman, a true American cowboy and sage on horseback who travels the country for nine grueling months a year helping horses with people problems. BUCK, a richly textured and visually stunning film, follows Brannaman from his abusive childhood to his phenomenally successful approach to horses. A real-life “horse-whisperer”, he eschews the violence of his upbringing and teaches people to communicate with their horses through leadership and sensitivity, not punishment. Buck possesses near magical abilities as he dramatically transforms horses – and people – with his understanding, compassion and respect. In this film, the animal-human relationship becomes a metaphor for facing the daily challenges of life. A truly American story about an unsung hero, BUCK is about an ordinary man who has made an extraordinary life despite tremendous odds.

Persons of interest

  • Buck Brannaman .... Himself
  • Robert Redford .... Himself
  • Cindy Meehl .... Director
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