The Air Up There


1h 48m 1994

Brief Synopsis

An assistant coach and onetime college star, whose headstrong personal style has threatened his rise to head coach, spots a teenage basketball sensation on a videotape sent back from one of the college's religious missions in Africa. Hoping to advance his own career in the process, he quickly sets out to recruit the 6-foot-10 player for his lackluster team.

Film Details

Also Known As
Air Up There
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Comedy
Family
Sports
Release Date
1994
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Kenya; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Synopsis

An assistant coach and onetime college star, whose headstrong personal style has threatened his rise to head coach, spots a teenage basketball sensation on a videotape sent back from one of the college's religious missions in Africa. Hoping to advance his own career in the process, he quickly sets out to recruit the 6-foot-10 player for his lackluster team.

Crew

Stuart Aikins

Casting

Christopher Amasha

Production Assistant

Shelley Anderson

Assistant

Max Apple

Screenplay

Lulu Archer

On-Set Dresser

Sandes Ashe

Assistant Camera Operator

Warren Bader

Location Manager

Todd Baker-mcgarva

Production Assistant

Ian Ballard

Hair Stylist

Megan Banning

Assistant Director

Anthony Bannister

Photography

Anna Behlmer

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Lon Bender

Audio

Bonnie Benwick

Assistant Director

Jean Bereziuk

Script Supervisor

Andre Berns

Assistant

Weibena Berrington

Script Supervisor

Leigh Bishop

Costumes

Gail Boesch

Transportation

Lisa Bold

Production Assistant

Rupert Bopape

Song

Jennifer Bower

Hair Stylist

Sharon Boyle

Music Supervisor

Tim Boyle

Other

Nicky Bradshaw

Costumes

Richard Brewer

Assistant

Dillard Brinson

Key Grip

Karen Mary Brookes

Set Decorator

Shane Bunce

Props

Mandy Butler

Production Accountant

Doug Byggdin

Assistant Art Director

Barney Cabral

Foley Editor

Greg Cameron

Dolly Grip

Grant Carr

Costume Supervisor

Glenn Carter

Assistant Location Manager

Michael Cartwright

Other

Lisa Caruso

Assistant

Camilla Cecil

Wardrobe Assistant

Mara Cedergren

Makeup Assistant

John Chavanga

Assistant Director

J F Chavrier

Property Master

Michael Clancy

Set Costumer

Michael Clancy

Other

Christopher Comrie

Assistant Production Accountant

Jan Cook

Thanks

Sandy Cooper

Makeup Artist

Stuart Copley

Dialogue Editor

Les Cordillo

Hair Assistant

Robert Cort

Producer

Lars Cox

Camera Assistant

Ian Crafford

Editor

David Crone

Steadicam Operator

Harmon Cusack

Camera Operator

Mick Dalrymple

Production Coordinator

Drew Davidson

Gaffer

Elliot Davis

Director Of Photography

Elliot Davis

Dp/Cinematographer

Marie Louise Detrie

Production Manager

Dino Dimuro

Dialogue Editor

Brendan Donnison

Looping Coordinator

Johnathan Dorfman

Production Assistant

Nigel Dunkley

Other

Peter Duplessis

Best Boy

Grant Eglin

Production Assistant

Tony Eldridge

Best Boy

Alison Ellard

Production Coordinator

Bill Ellsworth

Song

Sheri W. Elowsky

Thanks

Deana Elwell

Thanks

Amaswazi Emvelo

Song Performer

Charles Enzen

Transportation Coordinator

Frank Erickson

Song

Paul Evry

Other

Dee Eybers

Hair Stylist

Donald Ferguson

Assistant Director

Anne-marie Ferney

Assistant Director

Ted Field

Producer

Don Finn

Casting

Joseph Patrick Finn

Production Manager

Mali Finn

Casting

Robbie Fivaz

Dolly Grip

Natalie Fletcher

Script Supervisor

Vincent Fletcher

Rigging Gaffer

Gil Forrester

Dolly Grip

Justin Fouche

Camera Assistant

Gina Fowler

Assistant Production Coordinator

Marty Frasu

Music Arranger

Michael L Games

Production Manager

Bernard Gathero

Transportation Coordinator

David Gertz

Foley Mixer

Deborah Gibson

Production Assistant

Shirley Gill

Production Accountant

Craig Ginsberg

Stunt Man

Craig Ginsberg

Stunt Coordinator

Susan Gitau

Assistant

Glen Goodchild

Dolly Grip

Wayne Goodchild

Key Grip

Jennifer Graham

Production Assistant

Justis Greene

Production Manager

Tom Gregg

Dolly Grip

Barklie K Griggs

Music Supervisor

Marcel Guiget

Stunts

Roger Hall

Production Designer

Hope Hanafin

Costume Designer

Rocque Harding

Property Master

Michele Harney

Costume Supervisor

Mickey Hart

Song Performer

Mickey Hart

Song

Kerry Hayes

Photography

Chris Helcermanas-benge

Photography

Michael Helfant

Other

Richard Henderson

Music Coordinator

Ron Hewitt

Assistant Property Master

Beccie Hilliard

Post-Production Supervisor

Beccie Hilliard

Assistant

Teri-lin Hinds

Art Department Coordinator

Iva Hlinomaz

Production Accountant

Mark Holden

Sound Mixer

Robin Hollister

Location Manager

Chris Holmes

Gaffer

Eric Holmes

Electrician

Christopher Hool

Assistant Director

Conrad Hool

Coproducer

Conrad Hool

Unit Production Manager

Lance Hool

Executive Producer

Gavin Horne

Key Grip

Pernilla Hulten

Assistant Editor

Henry Ilola

Carpenter

Jaffred Imbye

Other

Roy O Irvine

Grip

Scott Irvine

Transportation Coordinator

Johnstone Itumo

Assistant Property Master

Mark Jackman

Driver

Gary Jackson

Song

Gary Jensen

Stunt Coordinator

Neil Johnson

Assistant Director

Louise Johnstone

Other

Lynn Jones

Other

Gavin Joubert

Production Coordinator

Lenny Juma

Assistant Director

Anne Kalui

Other

Joseph Kalui

Other

Steve Kamau

Sound

Marianne Kaplan

Set Decorator

Christopher Kariuki

Wardrobe Assistant

Stanley Kariuki

Grip

Randy Kelly

Sound Effects Editor

Irene Kent

Makeup Artist

Alicia Keywan

Art Director

Daniel Kiarie

Assistant Director

Silas Kimai

Grip

Steve Klys

Dolly Grip

Karen Krige

Other

Scott Kroopf

Executive Producer

Steven Kruger

Grip

Hans Kuhler

Camera Operator

Michael Kuhn

Other

Wahu Kulancash

Other

James Labrie

Stunt Man

Mariette Langenhoven

Other

Keith Large

Location Manager

Steve Lavin

Animal Trainer

Vince Laxton

Best Boy

Judson Leach

Assistant Sound Editor

Collin Leadlay

Assistant Director

Jim Leblanc

Assistant Property Master

Lawi Leboyare

Other

David Lee

Sound Mixer

Moonyeenn Lee

Casting

Charles Leitrants

Construction Coordinator

Joseph Leiyan

Other

Loseer Leshapaiya

Makeup Assistant

Rob Leslie

Caterer

Alain Levy

Thanks

Catherine Lew

Production Assistant

Jimmy Ling

Adr Editor

Rozanne Lipschiltz

Other

Bob Logan

Production Assistant

Madelyn Ludi

Casting

Thuli Mabaso

Stunts

Patty Macdonald

Assistant

Graham Macfarlane

Camera Assistant

Stephen K Machan

Grip

Mick Mackay

Assistant Director

Benson Maingi

Electrician

Martin Malivoire

Special Effects Coordinator

Harry Mamabolo

Stunts

Solly Mambasa

Song

Owe Manny

Foley Editor

Francesco Mariola

Driver

Carolyn Marston

Costumes

Kim Martin

Wardrobe Assistant

Spokes Mashiyane

Song Performer

Spokes Mashiyane

Song

Anne Masson

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Gezoni Mathubela

Song

Paddy Matthews

Assistant Production Coordinator

Isaac Mavimbela

Stunts

John Mavrogeorge

Production Assistant

Joe Mayer

Adr Editor

Film Details

Also Known As
Air Up There
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Comedy
Family
Sports
Release Date
1994
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Kenya; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter January 7, 1994

Released in United States on Video June 15, 1994

Completed shooting March 27, 1993.

Began shooting December 5, 1992.

Released in United States Winter January 7, 1994

Released in United States on Video June 15, 1994