Splinters in the Air

Splinters in the Air (aka, Splinters In The Air Force) is a 1937 British comedy film directed by Alfred J. Goulding and starring Sydney Howard and Richard Hearne. It is a loose sequel to the films Splinters (1929) and Splinters in the Navy (1931). It was made at Pinewood Studios.[1]

Splinters in the Air
Directed byAlfred J. Goulding
Written byK. R. G. Brown
Screenplay byBert Lee
Jack Marks
Ralph Reader
R.P. Weston
Story byK. R. G. Brown
Produced byHerbert Wilcox
StarringSydney Howard
Richard Hearne
Stuart Robertson
Ellen Pollock
Binkie Stuart
CinematographyEric Cross
Edited byJill Irving
Derek Monks
Distributed byGeneral Film Distributors
Release date
Running time
71 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom


An inventor is mistaken for his twin brother, and is forced to take his brother's place in the Royal Air Force.



  1. ^ Wood p.92


  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

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