Excerpt from film review. ‘Red Dog’. Published ABC Local Radio Alice Springs, Drive program blog. August 2011
“…with still, crisp shots of stark mined landscapes, sparkling salt pans, the wide open road and the big big sky. The strength of this film for me was definitely the strong sense of place and time. Then there’s the dog. I’m not a huge dog lover but Koko the kelpie was very well cast in the role of Red Dog. I had read the book recently and found I was disappointed in the film’s telling of Red Dog’s story. The book spoke very much from the dog’s point of view, and gave you some sense of what the dog’s experience might…”
Film Review. ‘Red Dog’.