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|
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 Academy Award 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 2011-10-06.
- "New York Times: The Flight of the Gossamer Condor". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-05-28.
- "Preserved Projects". Academy Film Archive.
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