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The working title of this film was Alaskan Highway. Edward Bernds' onscreen credit reads "written and directed by." The film opens with voice-over narration giving a brief history of Alaska and describing the Alaska Highway, the only land link between Alaska and the lower forty-eight states. According to the Film Daily review, the film was shot on location in Alaska. Alaska Passage marked the first film produced Robert L. Lippert's Associated Producers, Inc. for release through Twentieth-Century Fox. Lippert had previously produced film for Fox under the Regal banner.