07/27/2003 11:00PM

Film Maker upsets at Spa


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Film Maker burst out of the pack once clear at midstretch and drew off to an easy 2 1/2-length victory over the 6-5 favorite, Ocean Drive, in Monday's $114,000 Lake George Stakes at Saratoga. Gal O Gal finished third.

Edgar Prado rode Film Maker to victory for trainer H. Graham Motion. A 3-year-old daughter of by Dynaformer, Film Maker paid $20 after covering 1 1/16 miles in 1:41.80 over a firm course.

The victory was the third in seven starts for Film Maker. She had finished a late-running second behind Impolite in her stakes debut, Monmouth's Little Silver Stakes earlier this month.

Motion said, "We'll definitely run her back in the Lake Placid," a Grade 2 stakes on Aug. 17.