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Stour makes a scene and waves in world of movies
3:00pm Sunday 15th September 2013 in Harwich and Manningtree News
A FILM starring the River Stour in its lead role has made its British big-screen debut.
Filming of The River took place last year and features shots of the picturesque estuary.
The filmis about a 59-yearold dredger called Ray, who is rocked by the arrival of new workmate Kenny.
It stars Clive Russell, who appeared in the Sherlock Holmes films and hit TV show Game of Thrones, and Robert Emms, who starred in War Horse.
Stour Sailing Club commodore David Warner was asked to help with location shots and finding a boat for the 16-minute short film