16 December 1976
novel by Ivan Southall
December 16, 1976 (Australia)
Ivan Southall, Cliff Green, Oliver Howes, Richard Mason
Robert Bettles(John Sumner),
Janet Kingsbury(Mrs. Sumner),
John Ewart(PC Baird),
Bruce Spence(Chief Gifford),
Ray Barrett(Dr. McLeod)
Robert Bettles and others appear in Let the Balloon Go and The Fourth Wish
Let the balloon go movie trailer
Let the Balloon Go is a 1976 Australian children's film about a young boy with polio in 1917.
Let the balloon go
In 1917 rural New South Wales, a young boy with polio struggles to break free of his overprotective mother.
The film was shot near the town of Carcoar.
The film sold widely overseas including to the United States.
ReferencesLet the Balloon Go Wikipedia
Let the Balloon Go IMDb Let the Balloon Go themoviedb.org