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The American Experience
The Film & More
Film Credits

Written, Produced, and Directed by
Laurel Ladevich

Edited by
Kathleen Korth

Associate Producer
Bunny Alsup

Narrated by
Mary McDonnell

Music by
Mark Adler

Assistant Editor/Researcher
Cat McGrath

Historical Consultant
Deborah G. Douglas

Cinematography
Mitch Wilson

Aerial Cinematography
Jack Tankard

Assistant Camera
Jack Combs; Scott Herring

Aerial Coordinator
Tom Danaher

Aerial Pilots
Charles Screws
Leroy Lakey
Willie Walker
Don Malm

Sound Design/Rerecording
Michael McDonough


Sound Editing
Scott Sandstrom

Foley Artist
Ryan Purcell

Special Sound Effects
Ben Burtt

Voice Casting
Barbara Harris

Voice of Cornelia Fort
Kath Soucie

Production Assistant
Will Zavala

Travel Provided by
Southwest Airlines
David Shepherd, Berkeley's Northside Travel

Film Processing
CFI

Photo Animation
Video Arts

Video Post-Production
Western Images

Online Editor
Greg Gilmore

Colorist
Gary Coates

Research Support
Dawn Letson
Nancy Marshall Durr
The Woman's Collection, Texas Woman's University

Special Thanks:

Robert and Lorraine Ladevich
Robin Lee
Ann Wood-Kelly
Lt. Col. Betty Jane Williams
Yvonne H. Smith
Maryann Bucknum Brinley
Sura Wood
Phil Paul
Joe Cowan, Chief of Staff, Confederate Air Force
B-29/B-24 Squadron of the Confederate Air Force
Big Country Squadron of the Confederate Air Force
National Park Service, National Capital Region
Sentinels of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Virginia Air and Space Center

Archival Footage

Alberta Kinney
National Archives
National Air and Space Museum
ABC News Videosource
America by Air
Archive Films
EAA Sport Aviation Association
Energy Film Library
Grinberg Film Libraries
Hot Shots Cool Cuts Inc.
University of South Carolina
The WPA Film Library

Archival Photographs

The Woman's Collection, Texas Woman's University
National Air and Space Museum
National Archives
Air Force Museum
Eisenhower Library
Women's Air and Space Museum
Peter Stackpole/Life Magazine (c) Time Inc.
Individual Collections

For
THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

POST PRODUCTION
Frank Capria
Maureen Barden

ON-AIR PROMOTION
James Dunford

FIELD PRODUCTION
Larry LeCain
Bob McCausland
Chas Norton
Robert Tompkins

SERIES DESIGNERS
Alison Kennedy
Chris Pullman


TITLE ANIMATION
Lizard Lounge Graphics, Inc.

ONLINE EDITOR
Mark Steele

SERIES THEME
Charles Kuskin

BUSINESS MANAGER
Christine Larson

PROJECT ADMINISTRATION
Nancy Farrell
Helen R. Russell

INTERACTIVE MEDIA
Danielle Dell'Olio

PUBLICITY
Daphne B. Noyes
Johanna Baker

COORDINATING PRODUCER
Susan Mottau

SERIES EDITOR
Joseph Tovares

SENIOR PRODUCER
Mark Samels

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Margaret Drain

A Silverlining Productions film
for The American Experience

(c)1999 WGBH Educational Foundation
All rights reserved

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