Week 22, 2021 – Documentary

Fires of Kuwait [IMAX]

Fires of Kuwait is a 1992 American documentary film on the Kuwaiti oil fires directed by David Douglas. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. The film was the winner of the 2005 Hall of Fame Award from the Giant Screen Cinema Association.

The documentary focuses on the international effort to extinguish Kuwait’s burning oilfields in the aftermath of the Gulf War.