Release Date: November 2, 2012
Summary: This film is the story of the USAAF 5th Air Force, B-24 Liberator aircraft called 'Shady Lady' that set off from Darwin on Friday, 13 August 1943 on what was at that time the world's longest ever aeroplane bombing mission in aviation history to the oil refineries at Balikpapan, Borneo. Shortly before running out of fuel, on the return journey 'Shady Lady' was crash landed on a remote salt pan in Northern Western Australia after flying for 16 hours and 35 minutes. With help from the Aboriginal Community, 'Shady Lady'amazingly flew again.
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Production: Fact Not Fiction Films
Genres: Drama, History, War, Documentary
Country: UK
Language: English
Director Credit
Tristan Loraine Director
Writer Credit
Glenn R. Horton Writer
Lindsay Peet Writer
Tristan Loraine Writer
Vivienne Young Writer
Cast Credit
Alice Craig Herself
Andrew Adler Flying Officer Ruston
Charles Doug Craig William F Klenn
Derek Charles Wunambal Gaambera Traditional Owner 2
George L. Craig Vernon A Krout
Gregory Kanter 2nd Lt. Robert L Jackson
James Baxter Jeep Driver
Jim Alexander Lt. Colonel Miller
Jonathan W. Colby 2nd Lt. John B Nash
Josh Coleman Maurice V Powers
Marc Ferrante Technical Sergeant Rupert J. Daugherty (Jr.)
Michael Dorn Narrator
Mike Cali William J Mynock
Paul William Arnold USAAF Bombardier
Tom Clear American Air Force Pilot
Producer Credit
Adrian G. Pop Executive Producer
Andy Jacob Executive Producer
Errol Considine Associate Producer
Gavin Ryan Associate Producer
Ian Ryder Smith Executive Producer
John Davison Executive Producer
Ken Fitzpatrick Executive Producer
Luke Derbyshire Associate Producer
Peter Harris Associate Producer
Tristan Loraine Producer