Heck's Way Home


1h 32m 1996

Brief Synopsis

A boy's missing dog travels thousands of miles across Canada to be reunited with his young owner before his family migrates to Australia.

Film Details

Also Known As
Long Way Home, The
Release Date
1996
Production Company
Atlantis Films; Bell Media; Freeform; Manitoba Film & Music; Medallion Pfa; Rogers Telefund; Showtime Networks; Showtime Networks; Super Ecran; TTlTfilm Canada
Distribution Company
Sonar Entertainment
Location
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Synopsis

A boy's missing dog travels thousands of miles across Canada to be reunited with his young owner before his family migrates to Australia.

Crew

Steve Arndt

Carpenter

Bill Athayde

Production Accountant

Francois Baicaen

Grip

Lorne Bailey

Electrician

Dave Bethel

Other

Eric Birnberg

Advisor

Lloyd Brandson

Other

Brad Caston

Other

Bette Chadwick

Casting

Richard Coleman

Assistant Director

Richard Coleman

Assistant Director

Greg Corp

Photography

Alexandra Crepeau

Script Supervisor

Steve D'onofrio

Post-Production Supervisor

Leri Davies

Unit Publicist

Michael Deakin

Screenwriter

Michael Deakin

From Story

Michael Drabot

Gaffer

Kathleen Driscoll-mohler

Casting (Winnipeg)

Dana Dube

Animal Services

Olaf Dux

Construction Coordinator

Ruth Dyer

Publicity

David Evans

Sound Editor

Anna Faisetta

Other

Wanda Farian

Wardrobe

Shannon Farrell

Post-Production Coordinator

Bill Fleming

Production Designer

Kim Forrest

Set Decorator

Mark Gamache

Location Manager

Mark Gebel

Property Master

Tasia Geras

Other

Scott Gray

Electrician

Valerie Gray

Producer

William Gray

Executive Producer

Christopher Haddock

Screenwriter

Juliette Hagopian

Assistant Director

Ian Handford

Costumes

John Harcourt

Post-Production

Ross Ikeda

Other

Shaw Children's Initiative

Funding

Maris H. Jansons

Director Of Photography

Darlene Kaplan

Casting (Usa)

Carmen Katz

Unit Manager

David Kelly

Assistant Camera Operator

Madeleine Kicin

Animal Trainer

Jay Kohne

Assistant Director

Charles Konowal

Camera Operator

Rtjean Labrie

Set Decorator

Elaine Ledarney

Advisor

David Ross Macdonald

Legal Director

Steve Madden

Carpenter

Steve Madden

Grip

Michael Marshall

Electrician

Derek Mazur

Producer

Lara Mazur

Original Music

Lara Mazur

Editor

Bill Mills

Key Grip

Pierre Naday

Driver

Bernard Narvey

Other

Laura Neufeld

Production Coordinator

Shaunna O'brien-moran

Executive In Charge Of Production

Barry Olafson

Hair Stylist

Jim Orawa

Security

Roxe Ordie

Animal Services

Rose Ordile

Animal Trainer

Randolph Peters

Music

Tracey Poirier

Assistant Director

Dan Redford

Stunt Man

Dan Redford

Stunt Coordinator

Deanne Rhode

Costumes

David Rose

Foley Artist

Bryan Sanders

Assistant Camera Operator

Jonathan Scheinder

Assistant Director

John Seivert

Foley Artist

Igor Shtenz

Grip

Sean Skarupa

Generator Operator

Rick Skene

Stunt Coordinator

John Douglas Smith

Sound Editor

Owen Smith

Dolly Grip

Darena Snowe

Costume Designer

Lou Solakofski

Sound Mixer

Barb Spence

Other

Larry Spittle

Props

Leslie Stafford

Publicity

Jim Stevenson

Transportation Coordinator

Orest Sushko

Sound Mixer

Tracey Traeger

Production Manager

Larry Van Went

Other

Lianna Walden

Production Coordinator

Carol Wenaus

Assistant Editor

Joyce Wold

Makeup

Film Details

Also Known As
Long Way Home, The
Release Date
1996
Production Company
Atlantis Films; Bell Media; Freeform; Manitoba Film & Music; Medallion Pfa; Rogers Telefund; Showtime Networks; Showtime Networks; Super Ecran; TTlTfilm Canada
Distribution Company
Sonar Entertainment
Location
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video June 11, 1996

Aired in United States March 10, 1996

Also telecast on Canada's Family Channel, CTV Television Network, Super Ecran, Quatre Saisons, and Manitoba Television Network.

Previous title: "The Long Way Home."

Began shooting May 5, 1995.

Completed shooting June 11, 1995.