“The Battle of Britain”

FLYING HERITAGE COLLECTION, BATTLEFRONT THEATER,
EVERETT, WA

Objective:

Bring history vividly to life for visitors to this aviation museum by giving them a compelling look inside three historic airplanes from the collection and providing a rich account of what it was like to fly them in the skies over England in 1940.

Services:

Research, scriptwriting, audio and video production.

Description:

This video shows what it was like to be in the cockpit and fight with these planes, drawn from first-hand anecdotes and sensory descriptions from British and German pilots. This primary source detail, coupled with the booming 5.1 surround sound, gives the visitor a taste of what it would have actually been like to risk death for one’s country in the planes featured in the museum. One of four videos showcasing pivotal aerial campaigns of World War II in the Flying Heritage Collection’s Battlefront Theatre.