The Winds of Kitty Hawk


2h 1978

Brief Synopsis

The Wright Brothers' story and their efforts to fly, stunningly filmed and first shown on the seventy-fifth anniversary of their historic flight. Dennis Dalzell (cinematographer) and John A. Martinelli (editor) received Emmy Award nominations for their work, but the film won in only one category: F

Film Details

Also Known As
Winds of Kitty Hawk
Release Date
1978
Production Company
CFI Hollywood; Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.; NBC Entertainment; New Ingot Productions; Panavision, Ltd.; Ryder Sound Services Inc
Distribution Company
Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

The Wright Brothers' story and their efforts to fly, stunningly filmed and first shown on the seventy-fifth anniversary of their historic flight. Dennis Dalzell (cinematographer) and John A. Martinelli (editor) received Emmy Award nominations for their work, but the film won in only one category: Film Sound Mixing.

Film Details

Also Known As
Winds of Kitty Hawk
Release Date
1978
Production Company
CFI Hollywood; Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.; NBC Entertainment; New Ingot Productions; Panavision, Ltd.; Ryder Sound Services Inc
Distribution Company
Chuck Fries Productions, Inc.

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States December 17, 1978