'Living in the Age of Airplanes' film to premiere at Miller Auditorium

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Living in the age of Airplanes movie poster.KALAMAZOO, Mich.—"Living in the Age of Airplanes," a documentary narrated by actor Harrison Ford and delivered by National Geographic, will premiere at  Western Michigan University's Miller Auditorium at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10.

Sponsored by the WMU Student Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives and WMU's Campus Activities Board, admission at the door is $1 with a student Bronco Card and others are $2.

"Living in the Age of Airplanes" offers a fresh perspective on a modern-day miracle that many take for granted: flying. The 47-minute film takes viewers to 18 countries across all seven continents to illuminate how airplanes have empowered a century of global connectedness our ancestors could never have imagined.

The 2015 documentary was produced and directed by Brian J. Terwilliger and features an original score by Academy Award-winning composer James Horner. This film is not rated; it will be shown in English.

For more information on the film, visit airplanesmovie.com.

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