Canada 2019 – Director: Cliff Caines – Original language: English – Subtitles: None – Length: 82 min.

Cliff Caines accompanied three teamsters for over a year, who with exceptional dedication devoted themselves to traditional forestry and agriculture. An aesthetic and reflective film essay about horses, people and work.

We present the international premiere of the film at DOK.fest München 2020 @home.




The independent Canadian filmmaker Cliff Caines studied film production at the Concordia University in Montreal. His films have already been shown at renowned documentary film festivals. WORKHORSE is his second feature film. He lives in Toronto.


A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE, CA 2015, 78 min.
EMILIE, CA 2014, 5 min.
LOCUS, CA 2005, 11 min.


Camera: Ryan A. Randall. Sound: P. Jason MacNeill. Editing: Cliff Caines, Roland Schlimme. Music: Tom Third. Production: Headframe Films. Producer: Cliff Caines. Co-Producers: Sean Farnel, Consulting Producer.

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