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"Alaska's Bush Pilots . . .The Real Deal" was recently filmed in the
wilds of Alaska in high-definition by Jim Oltersdorf Film Productions of
the Kenai Peninsula. It is a compelling, vibrant story of the great far north
and the modern day pilots. Their aircraft are unbelievable! The film includes
magnificent scenery of this raw and dangerous wilderness along with footage of
spectacular giant Alaskan brown bears, eagles, moose, caribou and a host of
Many of his front covers that have graced
the nation's largest aviation magazines are presented in this educational and
This HD DVD documentary was
directed and filmed by Jim Oltersdorf who has a one-hour TV special on The
Discovery Channel's HD Theater that is currently airing worldwide.
Entitled, "The Risk Takers 2...High Risk Photographer Jim Oltersdorf",
Oltersdorf is also showcased on The History Channel's "Monster Quest" amongst
other TV outdoor-type shows.
This documentary is interlaced with in-depth and exciting interviews of
these courageous pilots as they recall many different stories of their
experiences in the remote wilderness.
Some scenes are quite hilarious and others are serious and
heart-pounding. In some of the tales they speak about the rescues of stranded
fellow pilots, how they fly these incredible airplanes and the magnificence of
their job. There is even a heart-rendering story about a father flying his
children 40 miles from their remote wilderness home to go fishing at "a better
spot"! Fun for the entire family!
Also by Jim Oltersdorf:
Alaska Pilots: The Real Deal - Commercial Operations