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Fires of Kuwait

bigImage Shot on location, FIRES OF KUWAIT takes viewers to the very centre of blazing fields of out-of-control oil fires. The film, which was nominated for an Academy Award, highlights the massive international firefighting effort launched after more than 600 oil wells were sabotaged by retreating Iraqi troops in the aftermath of the Gulf War. FIRES OF KUWAIT is a tribute to the firefighters' heroism and ingenuity and a celebration of their ultimate victory.

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A production of Black Sun Films Ltd., a subsidiary of IMAX Corporation. Executive Producer: Andre Picard. Director/ Director of Photography: David Douglas. Producer: Sally Dundas. Co-Producer: Di Roberts. Editor: Barbara Kerr. Distributed by IMAX Corporation.

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BMZ Reviews:

Fires of Kuwait By Dave Lewis

Fires of Kuwait By Paula Tagle

Outside Reviews:

"Fires of Kuwait" By Desson Howe, Washington Post

"Fires of Kuwait" By Aaron Beierle, CurrentFilm.com

"A Towering Spectacle" By John Hartl, Film.com

"Fires of Kuwait" By Anthony Horan, DVD.net

"Fires of Kuwait" By Doug Pratt, DVDLaser.com

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Rating: Excellent
Posted by: tuneinmel
this movie was the best movie i have ever seen. it has been a few years since i have seen it and i still think about it. i wish it were shown more often and in more locations so i could see it again. it was moving. ... Read More >>

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