Fires of Kuwait
IMAX
Production year: 1992
Director: David Douglas
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 794051-801128
Running time: 0:39 (39 Min.)
Casetype: Snapper
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: August 28, 2001
Collection type: Owned (#894)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 04, 2001
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Firestorm in the desert: the terrible legacy of the Gulf War - 608 oil wells burning out of control, ignited by retreating Iraqi troops. Firefighters from 10 countries answered Kuwait's cry for help. Supported by more than 10,000 people from 40 nations, they battled and won. A 1992 Academy Award® nominee for Best Documentary Feature, Fires Of Kuwait is a dramatic story of human ingenuity, cooperation and courage.

Fires Of Kuwait was filmed in the IMAX format and exhibited in IMAX theaters worldwide. This video version is digitally mastered from original 70MM film elements with the sound components specially mixed and mastered to produce the highest quality Dolby Surround soundtrack.
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Genres
Special Interest
Studios
Production Studios:
 • IMAX Corporation
 • Warner Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
English
French
Portuguese
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
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Crew
Direction
David Douglas....Director
Production
Sally Dundas....Producer
André Picard....Executive Producer
Cinematography
David Douglas....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Barbara Kerr....Film Editor
Music
Michael Brook....Composer
Cast
Rip Torn....Narrator