Jet pilot

Canada, 1964

Film
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A film showing how the introduction of jet travel changed traditional ideas of space and time. The jet pilot in this film sped from northern cold to tropical heat in only a few hours. The film is a dramatic illustration of how high speed-travel shrinks the world and brings people together. An Air Canada plane is featured. (Award: Columbus)

Credits

director

Joseph Koenig

producer

Tom Daly

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:17:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31583

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Awards

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Travel

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Air pilots

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Airplanes

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Transportation

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Technology

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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