This DVD-Set contains 2 DVDs about Lessons on Horseback.
The 7 CLINICS with Buck Brannaman project features over 10 hours of incredible
never-before-seen footage from the making of the award-winning feature film documentary BUCK — the stunningly portrayed story of one man’s quest to help horses with “ people problems” lauded by critics and audiences alike. 7 CLINICS allows riders
and horse lovers everywhere to travel with Buck from coast to coast while learning his techniques and absorbing countless words of wisdom along the way.
In Discs 3 & 4
viewers travel to several clinics to learn some of Buck’s most important lessons when working under saddle
- good riding form and position
- finding the release and a soft feel
- attaining collection
- moving off the leg
- riding serpentines
- “getting the life up” (finding animation)
- perfecting the stop
- and backing up
known to many as the inspiration behind the novel and the feature film The Horse Whisperer
travels extensively throughout the country and the world each year
teaching an approach to training and riding horses that he learned from renowned horsemen Tom Dorrance and Ray Hunt. This approach has inspired and revolutionized the equestrian world
and Brannaman’s story
shared in the hit 2011 documentary BUCK
has extended the reach of his wisdom far into the mainstream (brannaman.com).
Cindy Meehl met Buck Brannaman at one of his clinics in 2003. She founded Cedar Creek Productions
in 2008 in order to make the feature film BUCK
which has been hailed by audiences and critics around the world. Meehl lives in Connecticut with her husband
writer Brian Meehl
and two horses (cedarcreekmedia.com).