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Breaking Through The Clouds: The First Women's National Air

The Inspiring Story of 20 women who raced across America in 1929

Overview

Genre
History, Minorities, Biography, and Cultural History
Synopsis

20 women, including Amelia Earhart, raced across the country in 1929 to prove that women could fly and that flying was safe. Facing cultural stereotypes, mechanical failures, navigational challenges and endless chicken dinners, the women became pioneering legends in aviation and continue to inspire anyone who has the courage to follow their dreams.
Breaking Through the Clouds: The First Women's National Air Derby

Treatment
Show treatment
Stage
finished
Running time
109 and 90 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Archetypal Images, LLC
Country
United States
Years of Production
3
Locations
USA
Prod. Partners
None

Distribution Details

Release year
2011
Festivals
Best of Festival at Chagrin FF, Top Award at Utopia FF, Best Doc at Reel Independent FF, Award of Excellence at The Indie Fest
Awards
Gold Peer Award at TIVA, Telly Award, Combs Gates Award from Nat'l Aviation Hall of Fame, Finalist at IDA
Language
English

Photos

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