Easy There Tiger and Slate Films present…
in association with BBC Scotland and Creative Scotland


Eric Steel

Eric Steel & Kate Swan

Executive Producer
Andrea Calderwood

Sabine Krayenbühl

Director of Photography
Ole Bratt Birkeland

Director of Animation
Em Cooper

Paul Cantelon

Sound Design
Margaret Crimmins & Greg Smith

Animation Producer
Sue Loughlin

Executive Producers for BBC
Ewan Angus & Charlotte Moore

Production Executive for Creative Scotland
Robbie Allen

Production Managers
Hazel Borthwick, Samantha Zarzosa

Camera Assistants
Andrew Hill, James Harrison, Jonathan Wright

Camera Trainee
Julian Schwanitz

Sound Recordists
Douglas Fairgreave, Cameron Mercer, Sam Nightingale

Animation Artists
Em Cooper, Sharon Liu, Veseslina Dashinova

Animation Studio
Film Club Productions

Assistant Editors
Grace B. Kline, Peter Bolte

Voice Over Artists
Gerda Stevenson, Richard Poe

Music Editor and Mixer
Dean Parker

Sara Sant’Ambrogio

Piano, Violins, Concertina
Paul Cantelon

Angela McCluskey

Vocals Recorded and Produced by
Dan Sammartano

Re-recording Mixer
Iain Anderson

Sound Mixing Facility
Savalas, Glasgow

On Line Editor
David Leishman

Ben Mullen

Jason Hillier

Online Facilities
Serious, Glasgow

Post Production Facilities
Post Factory, New York

Digital Cinema Production
Soho Digital Cinema, London

Archive Research
Colin Nusbaum

Production Legal Services
Natalie Usher, Lee & Thompson, Jackie Eckhouse, Sloss Eckhouse . Law Co.

Financial Supervisor
Bill Godfrey

Finance Assistant
Anna Webster

Steve Joberns, Shipleys

Insurance Services
Boyd Harvey, Media Insurance Brokers, Charles Whelan

Camera Rental
Progressive Broadcast, Glasgow

Transcription Services
Adam Segaller

Fly Tying
Brian Burnett, Terry Griffiths, Colin Simpson, Royihan Simpson, Ronald Sutherland, Jimmy Younger

Fly Fishing Consultants
Stewart Graham, Scott Mackenzie, Colin Simpson, Ronald Sutherland

Glenn Macdonald, Martin Grant


Appearing as themselves:

Hettie Cunningham
Harry Davidson
Stewart Graham
Sheila Grant
Angela MacBeath
George MacBeath
Edward MacKay
Bill Main
David Profumo
Lilla Rowcliffe
Valerie Sanders
Aileen Simpson
Alex Simpson
Colin Simpson

Excerpt from “Megan Boyd, Eccentric Master of Fish Flies, Dies at 86″ by Douglas Martin. From The New York Times, December 11, 2001 © 2001 The New York Times. All rights reserved. Used by permission and protected by the Copyright Laws of the United States. The printing, copying, redistribution, or retransmission of this Content without express written permission is prohibited

Prelude for Cello and Piano No. 4 in B flat minor
composed by Paul Cantelon
performed by Sara Sant’Ambrogio and Paul Cantelon
from the album “dreaming” on sebastian records
recorded and mastered by tom lazarus

Prelude for Piano and Cello No. 5 in B flat
composed by Paul Cantelon
performed by Sara Sant’Ambrogio and Paul Cantelon
from the album “dreaming” on sebastian records
recorded and mastered by tom lazarus

Machine Without Horses
Performed by Colin Dewar Scottish Dance Band
with kind permission of the royal scottish country dance society


No animals were harmed during the making of this film.



This film was made using the Sony SRW-9000 HDCAM-SR Camcorder and the GoPro Hero 3

The documentary sequences were filmed in Brora and Helsmdale, Sutherland

This film was edited on Final Cut

This film is not yet rated.

Total Run Time: 80 minutes.