Films By Bill Mason

A brief history of the progress and development of British aviation, leading up to the commanding position occupied by Britain today in the field of the gas turbine. ... Read more
Blake is a free-thinking individual who works in the city, but lives in a cabin in the woods. Parked near the cabin is an ancient, single-engine, open-cockpit bi-plane, in which whenever the urge overtakes him, Blake takes off on jaunty voyages into the wonders and beauties of nature. ... This short film mirrors not only the pleasures of flight, but also the characters of all enthusiasts who prefe... Read more
Filmmaker and conservationist Bill Mason's lyrical account of his family's canoeing holiday. ... Read more
The film follows the development of the motor car from the invention of the wheel until 1895. when the first cars began to appear on the roads. Many of the successful machines, and some of the failures, are shown as man struggled to devise a method of driving wheels, instead of pushing or pulling them with muscle power. ... Read more
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