Genre: Documentary. Dirs: David Fairhead & Ant Palmer. Country: UK.
An epic, sweeping tale of determination, vision and courage: the story of the Spitfire – an aircraft that was forged in competition, shaped as the war clouds gathered, and refined in the white heat of combat – going on to become the most famous fighter plane ever made. With stunning aerial footage from the world’s top aviation photographer, the film also contains rare, digitally re-mastered, archive footage from the tumultuous days of the 1940’s when her power in the skies was unrivalled.