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Blogs in the 'DVD and TV' Channel

Seabiscuit: A Long Shot Becomes a Legend

Published by • Dec 1st, 2007 • Category: by Madelaina, DVD and TV

by Madelaina, age 12 After watching this heart-warming story of such a magnificent horse I decided to dedicate this blog to the movie, and ease off all those goosebumps on my arms! The film is based on the award-winning book by Laura Hillenbrand and tells the true story of Seabiscuit, a bay stallion sired by […]

Heartland on TV!

Published by • Nov 27th, 2007 • Category: DVD and TV, Junior Blogger Archives

by Cassie, age 11 A great horse series for any older horse girl, Heartland by Lauren Brooke has become one of my favourite horse series. Recently while surfing channels I made an awesome discovery — Heartland is going cable in Canada! Heartland is a horse sanctuary that Amy Flemming’s mom opened. After a tragic accident, […]

Behind-the-Scenes: Women in American Horse Racing

Published by • Jul 6th, 2007 • Category: DVD and TV, Showing & Sport

At the end of May we previewed a new documentary titled Women in American Horse Racing that chronicles the history of women in this male-dominated sport and talks about their impact on the industry. We know you like to hear what inspires the work of other writers and artists, so we asked the creators, John […]

REVIEW: Black Beauty by Anna Sewell

Published by • May 30th, 2007 • Category: Books & Writing, DVD and TV, Junior Blogger Archives, Previews & Reviews

Reviewed by Animalsrkool | I expect most of you horse gals have either read Black Beauty or seen the movie. It’s an amazing book, written by a woman who believed in what she was writing. The movie is quite different from the book, as is often the case…

PREVIEW: Women in American Horse Racing

Published by • May 27th, 2007 • Category: DVD and TV, Previews & Reviews, Showing & Sport

The nice people at American Storyboard, the award-winning non-profit film company, sent us this info about their new production Women in American Horse Racing. We have not seen the DVD, but expect to do so next week and will share our impressions. Here’s the blurb: From jockeys to grooms, and from outriders to executives, Women […]