Generation on the Wind

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Generation on the Wind
Directed by David Vassar
Produced by David Vassar
Andrew Finley
Written by David Vassar
Andrew Finley
Cinematography John Hiller
Release date
  • 1979 (1979)
Country United States
Language English

Generation on the Wind is a 1979 documentary film produced by David Vassar and Andrew Finley. The film is a character study centered on a rag tag group of young artists, mechanics and environmental activists who successfully built the largest electrical generating windmill in the world. The documentary required two years of shooting to finish the film. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1]


  1. ^ "NY Times: Generation on the Wind". NY Times. Retrieved November 16, 2008. 

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