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Straight up [videorecording] : helicopters in action / a film for the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum ; produced by SK Films Inc
DVDs DVDs | Slingshot Entertainment | c2003
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 387.73352 S)
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Imprint
Burbank, CA : Slingshot Entertainment, c2003.
Descript
1 videodisc (42 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby digital, DTS surround sound.
Note
Closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Performer
Narrator: Martin Sheen.
Credits
Director/photographer, David Douglas ; producers, Jonathan Barker & Diane Roberts ; writers, David Douglas & Carl Knutson ; editor, Barbara Kerr ; music, Michael Brook.
Note
Originally released in IMAX theatres in 2002.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
See amazing footage of helicopters as they demonstrate the many roles they play in our lives. Fly along with skilled crews as they carry out sea and mountain rescues, apprehend drug smugglers, repair high voltage lines, and more.
Contents
Alpine medivac rescue -- A flying lesson -- Future helicopter designs -- U.S. Customs enforcing the law -- Hovering above the live wires -- Helilogging with limited environmental damage -- Marine Corps on a military mission -- Delivering humanitarian aid to Serrra Leone -- Wildlife relocation of the black rhino -- A Coast Guard air-sea rescue -- End credits.
Note
Special features: "Taking off" behind the scenes of the film ; director's commentary ; careers in action.
Local Note
MW, 9-04
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Helicopters in action
ISBN
1584483369
ISBN/ISSN
017078998023
Music #
SDVD9980 Slingshot Entertainment
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