The Flight of the Gossamer Condor
|The Flight of the Gossamer Condor|
|Directed by||Ben Shedd|
|Produced by||Jacqueline Phillips Shedd|
|Edited by||Ben Shedd|
|Distributed by||Churchill Films|
The Flight of the Gossamer Condor is a 1978 American short documentary film directed by Ben Shedd, about the development of the Gossamer Condor, the first human-powered aircraft. It won an Oscars at the 51st Academy Awards in 1979 for Documentary Short Subject. The Academy Film Archive preserved The Flight of the Gossamer Condor in 2007.
- Bryan Allen as Himself - Final Pilot
- Paul B. MacCready as Himself (as Paul MacCready)
- Tyler MacCready as Himself
- Greg Miller as Himself
- Peter Lissaman (Engineer) as Himself
- Roger Steffens as Narrator (voice)
- "The 51st Academy Awards (1979) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved October 6, 2011.
- "New York Times: The Flight of the Gossamer Condor". NY Times. Retrieved May 28, 2008.
- "Preserved Projects". Academy Film Archive.
- Watch The Flight of the Gossamer Condor on YouTube, posted by San Diego Air and Space Museum
- The Flight of the Gossamer Condor on IMDb
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