dog=god (2009) 4 min
Directed with Karen Hines
A girl loves dogs. She wants to be one.
Shot on location in Dawson City and on Manitoulin Island, Canada, DOG=GOD is an experimental, musical, ecstatic ode to dogs and those who both master and worship them.
Filmed on Super-8, Dog=God began as an experiment in creative geography. Then, with the yearning melodies of acclaimed Yukon singer/songwriter Kim Beggs laced in, the haunting feeling snaked itself across five provinces and sewed the seams of this gossamer meditation.
A different take on what might constitute a girl’s best friend…