Director Oliver Howes
Music director George Dreyfus
Genre Drama, Family
|Writer Cliff Green, Oliver Howes|
Release date 16 December 1976
Based on novel by Ivan Southall
Initial release December 16, 1976 (Australia)
Screenplay Ivan Southall, Cliff Green, Oliver Howes, Richard Mason
Cast Robert Bettles (John Sumner), Janet Kingsbury (Mrs. Sumner), John Ewart (PC Baird), Bruce Spence (Chief Gifford), Ray Barrett (Dr. McLeod)
Similar movies 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