August 17,2020


If you need some aviation history, drama and emotion, here are 4 aviation movies with female leads:

1. Amelia (2009)

The life of the Great Amelia Earhart, pilot pioneer.

Director: Mira Nair

Stars: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere and Ewan McGregor

2. Nerja (2016)

A look at the story of the courageous Neerja Bhanot, who sacrificed herself to protect her passengers life.

Director: Ram Madhvani

Star: Sonam Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Yogendra Tikku.

3. Jean (2016)

Jean is the story of Jean Batten, the “daughter of the skies”

Director: Robert Sarkies

Star: Kate Elliot, Miranda Harcourt, Lucy Lever.

4. Pancho Barnes (1988)

A look to the life of Florence Lowe, pionerr aviator and pilot legend.

Director: Richard T. Heffron

Star: Valerie Bertinelli, Ted Wass, James Stephens