GenreAnimation, Short Music directorJames Dooley CountryUnited States
Kyle Jefferson Release dateMay 19, 2006 (2006-05-19) (Theatrical)
January 29, 2013 (2013-01-29) (DVD) WriterCameron Hood, Kyle Jefferson DirectorsCameron Hood, Kyle Jefferson CastJon Spinogatti, Jeanine Meyers Similar moviesPacific Rim, Paperman, Get a Horse!, Feast, Elmer Elephant, The Artist
First Flight is a 2006 computer-animated comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation. It was written and directed by Cameron Hood and Kyle Jefferson.
The short debuted on March 12, 2006, at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. Theatrically it was released on May 19, 2006, in select New York and Los Angeles theatres, together with the film Over the Hedge.
The film tells the story of a fastidiously organized businessman, whose perspective on life is forever changed through an unexpected encounter with a tiny fledgling bird.
Jeanine Meyers as Bird
Jon Spinogatti as Swift/Bus Driver
First Flight is a Special Feature on the Madly Madagascar DVD along with Hammy's Boomerang Adventure, an Over the Hedge short film.