Parachutes | 1998
Documentary about parachutes. The idea of floating to earth dates back centuries. From the beginning, parachutes combined aspects of life-saving with that of entertainment. Now that man routinely breaks the barrier of gravity and soars through the air, the development of a dependable means of returning man safely to earth has become a vital tool that saves thousands of lives and serves as a focal point of a growing legion of airborne sports enthusiasts.