Re: Red Adair/Kuwait/Helicopter

Jim Scholtz (
Wed, 4 Aug 1999 11:15:43 -0700 (PDT)

Hi, I think the title that you're looking for is an IMAX film/video called
"Fires of Kuwait, narrated by Rip Torn.(36min.) . It won the 1992 AA for
Documentary feature. We would be glad to ILL it for free. Yankton
Community Library, 515 Walnut St., Yankton, SD 57078. Atten: Joyce
Brunken, ILL. (605) 668-5276 - email Hope this helps.
Jim Scholtz, YCL, Library Director.

At 01:20 PM 8/3/99 -0700, you wrote:
>Whew! I hope that helps to identify that for which I seek!
>After the conflict in the Gulf, there was a video out there
>that followed the efforts of the wildcatters who sought to
>extinguish the burning oilfields of Kuwait. Lots of aerial
>shots, was it Wagner that provided the background music?
>I admit, Red Adair is an assumption on my part, but I think
>he was somehow involved. I only a snippet of this myself,
>but have a Faculty interested in obtaining it for our collection
>in VHS or DVD. Anybody out there have a line on this?
>Thanks in advance for any help.
>Joan Freeman Goodwin
>Media Center Supervisor
>Malcolm A. Love Library
>San Diego State University phone:(619)594-6759
>San Diego, California fax :(619)594-0718