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Feeling homesick for the Rockies and your favourite Town stomping grounds?

Thanks to the many streamable movies, tv shows, shorts and music videos filmed in and around Cochrane, you won’t have to take a drive to take in local sites. Watch these and you’ll probably recognize a familiar place or two.

We’ll keep adding suggestions of locally filmed gems for your must-see list. Got a suggestion? Let us know!

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Bird Watching in Cochrane
Enjoy our local birds through the seasons. This one features  spectacular photos taken by local artist Jo-Anne Oucharek.
Local flora and fauna.
Make sure to check out other videos posted by Visit Cochrane AB.
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Black Summer (2019)Season one begins "in the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, complete strangers band together to find the strength they need to survive and get back to loved ones." - IMDBThe old bridge and a bunch of familiar Calgary sites.Netflix
Watch the trailer
Corral (1954)This short film depicts the romance and solitude of cowboy life back in the mid-fifties. At around 11 minutes long, this is a perfect coffee break escape with a wonderful soundtrack.The Cochrane Ranche  and other nearby sites.Watch online
I Am By Your Side (1986)
Corey Hart in the 80’s. He’s brooding, taking all kinds of transportation and for some reason being called "boy" by his foreman a bunch of times.
Balzac, Carstairs, the old Eamons camp, Drumheller and the Rockies.
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Mint (2014)
You don’t have to be a Hollywood hotshot to produce great local content! This student short is about an alien looking to justify human existence.
Filmed entirely in neighbourhoods, parks and pathways all over town and features 100% local talent and musical score.
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Tin Star (2017-)
A totally bingeable crime series starring Tim Roth (Lie to Me), Christina Hendricks (Mad Men).
Many local sites include Historic Downtown, the old bridge, and the RancheHouse. See how many more you can spot.
Amazon Prime
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Togo (2019)
The true story of Leonhard Seppala and his sled dog Togo, who together lead the 1925 serum run during a diphtheria outbreak in Alaska.
Scenes filmed in nearby provincial parks, Fortress Mountain and CL Western Town south of Cochrane.
Disney+ online streaming service
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Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010)
"Affable hillbillies Tucker and Dale are on vacation at their dilapidated mountain cabin when they are mistaken for murderers by a group of preppy college students. " IMDB
Cochrane Lanes
Amazon Prime Shudder
Watch the trailer