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The Christmas Shepherd ()


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The search for a missing dog leads to a new romance.

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Sally
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Mark
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Emma
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Greta
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Beth
Quinn Dubois ...
Jacob
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Jack (as Jeff C. Ballard)
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Margie
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Clinic Director
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Clerk
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Popular Student
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Truck Driver
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Santa
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Staffer
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Buddy the Dog

Directed by

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Terry Ingram

Written by

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Michael J. Murray ... (written by)

Produced by

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Gerald W. Abrams ... executive producer
Harvey Kahn ... producer
Dawn Knight ... associate producer
Allen Lewis ... executive producer
Michael Shepard ... associate producer
Michael J. Waldron ... executive producer
Marnie Young ... executive producer

Music by

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Jeff Toyne ... (music by)

Cinematography by

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Adam Sliwinski ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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James Ilecic

Editorial Department

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Jay Harada ... on-line editor
Jimmy Hsu ... on-line editor
Sepideh Merchant ... post-production coordinator
Doug Oke ... assistant editor
Kevin Reid ... on-line editor
Andrew Russell ... second assistant editor
Gary Shaw ... colorist
Clodagh Z. McCarthy ... post facility supervisor (uncredited)

Casting By

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Shana Landsburg
Jackie Lind

Production Design by

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Tink

Art Direction by

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Aja Kai Rowley

Set Decoration by

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La Vonne Girard
Jojo Lau

Costume Design by

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Valerie Halverson

Makeup Department

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Judy Andreson ... assistant hair / assistant make-up swing
Maria Gleeson ... key hairstylist
Tana Lynn Moldovanos ... key make-up artist

Production Management

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Dawn Knight ... post-production supervisor
John Prince ... production manager
Susan Trovao ... post production administrator

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Matthew Blecha ... first assistant director
Vince Coates ... second assistant director
Jean-Léon Groenewald ... trainee assistant director

Art Department

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Heather Adams ... co-lead dresser
Lisa Baxley ... on set props
Josh Biagi ... on set props
Daniel Brayshaw ... set dresser
Roy Hinkson ... co-lead dresser
Ivan Lyttek ... assistant property master
Clint Novak ... property master
Baron Shaver ... construction coordinator

Sound Department

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Stephen Cheung ... dialogue editor
Don Harrison ... foley artist
Jeff Jackman ... sound designer
Ian Mackie ... foley artist
Tad Nazar ... production sound mixer
Angelo Nicoloyannis ... backgrounds editor
Paul Novokshonoff ... boom operator
Miguel Nunes ... re-recording mixer
Greg Stewart ... re-recording mixer
Stephen Cheung ... adr editor (uncredited)
Christopher Cleator ... adr mixer (uncredited)

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Barry Liu ... visual effects supervisor

Camera and Electrical Department

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Aidan Dungait ... a camera 1st assistant
M. Renée Fulsom ... dmt (as Renee Fulsom)
Dale H. Jahraus ... a camera operator (as Dale Jahraus)
Shannon Kohli ... b camera operator
Alex Kuchera ... key grip
Peter Leung ... a camera 2nd assistant
Catherine Mallette ... b camera 1st assistant
Kyle Douglas Murray ... best boy (as Kyle Murray) / grip (as Kyle Murray)
Will O'Brian ... grip (as Will O'Brien)
Aleks Pichlak ... b camera 2nd assistant
Randy Rohrback ... generator operator
Eric Scobie ... best boy electric
Kathie Singh ... dmt
Adam Sliwinski ... director of photography
Bettina Strauss ... still photographer
Tyler Walzak ... gaffer
Edward Botham ... second assistant camera: "b" camera (uncredited)
Toby Gorman ... b camera operator (uncredited) / second unit director of photography (uncredited)
Creighton Jones ... camera trainee (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Sara Brown ... extras casting
Alex Mcrae ... extras casting associate
Rachael Taylor ... extras wrangler
Crystal Wilson ... extras wrangler

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Gerry Centanni ... assistant costume designer
Christine Funnell ... assistant costume designer
Daniel Knowlton ... set supervisor
Sarah Pocock-Hill ... truck costumer

Location Management

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Gregory Astop ... location manager
Alix Falkiner ... assistant location manager
Ken MacAlpine ... location scout (uncredited)

Music Department

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Valerie Biggin ... music supervisor
Melissa R. Kaplan ... songwriter: singer (uncredited)
Kevin Lax ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Joshua Minyard ... score mixer (uncredited)
Orlando Perez Rosso ... music programmer (uncredited)
Tom Strahle ... musician: acoustic guitar, mandolin, ukulele, lap steel (uncredited)
Jeff Toyne ... musician (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Ghilas Aiteur ... transportation captain
Dean Fitzpatrick ... transportation coordinator

Additional Crew

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Kathy Eyre Candiago ... production accountant
Miranda Eyre ... payroll accountant
David Hamilton ... insurance services
Sean Hanlin ... security coordinator
James J.R. Houston ... assistant production coordinator
Yale Kussin ... production coordinator
Shandi Leadbetter ... 2nd assistant production coordinator
Pamela Rempel ... assistant: to Harvey Kahn
Svatia Sakarova ... supervising accountant
Doug Sinclair ... first aid/craft service
Juliet Smith ... legal counsel
Marnie Termuende ... controller
David Gordon Wise ... chef
Jeremy Dean Wise ... assistant chef
Marnie Young ... business affairs
Abner Michael Joseph Collette ... production assistant (uncredited)
Ian Doig ... animal coordinator (uncredited)
Blake Levy ... production (uncredited)
Leysan Timirboulatova ... production assistant (uncredited)
Crystal Van Meer ... dog trainer: Ace (uncredited)
Tomas Wittrup ... key production assistant (uncredited)

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Plot Summary

The Christmas Shepherd is a story about a widow of a veteran, Sally Brown, who is a published children's book author. After her husband dies she is left with just "Buddy," his German Shepherd. After a severe storm, Buddy runs off afraid setting in motion a series of events that are sure to unite more than just Buddy and Sally. Written by imdb-645-641022

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Also Known As
  • Une bonne étoile pour Noël (France)
  • Al final te encontraré (Spain)
  • Una mascota para Navidad (Argentina)
  • O Natal de Buddy e Sally (Brazil)
  • Овчарка за Коледа (Bulgaria, Bulgarian title)
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Runtime
  • 84 min
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Trivia The Market where Sally buys her vegetables is actually a British candy store/tea house. It is located in Clayburn village in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada. See more »
Goofs When Sally is looking for photos to post, the word on the screen says "photo's." Sally is an author, and there's a really good chance she'd know that an apostrophe would not be used for plurals. See more »
Soundtracks Deck the Halls See more »
Quotes Jacob: Hasn't everything already been written about Christmas, between Dickens and Doctor Seuss?
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