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Airlift

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Airlift is a high-voltage drama based on the untold true story of the world's largest human evacuation ever. Set in 1990, Airlift is an edge-of-the-seat thriller with the backdrop of the Indian refugee crisis during the Gulf War, when Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. Ranjit Katiyal, a wealthy and powerful Indian businessman who initially discards his Indian roots but after finding himself and the lives of his family in danger, rises to become the man who helps evacuate 1,70000 Indians safely from Kuwait. Based on a feat that finds itself in the Guiness Book of World Records, Airlift is the uplifting story of how a country moved mountains to bring its own back home. Airlift brings to the fore a story that was lost in the sands of history but a story that boasts of one of India's most he [...]
DVD
2016
Clemons (Stacks)
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Lessons of Darkness: Little Dieter Needs to Fly

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Lessons of darkness: shows the disaster of the Kuwaitian oil fields in flames. In contrast to the common documentary film there are no comments and few interviews. What must have been the hell itself is presented to the viewer in such beautiful sights and beautiful music that one has to be fascinated by it.; Little dieter needs to fly: German-American Dieter Dengler discusses his service as an American naval pilot in the Vietnam War. Dengler also revisits the sites of his capture and eventual escape from the hands of the Vietcong, recreating many events for the camera.
DVDBlu-Ray
2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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Frontline World June 26, 2007: Stories From a Small Planet

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Indonesia, after the wave: A tsunami that hit Aceh, Indonesia in 2004 led to the end of a long civil war and the election of a former rebel as governor, who is now trying to make peace with the past.; Faroe Islands, message from the sea: For over 1,000 years, the people of the Faroe Islands have hunted pilot whales, and whale meat continues to be an important part of their diet. However, a 20-year study of Faroese children has found that it contains high levels of methyl mercury and other contaminants that may harm their neurological development.; Tanzania, hero rats: Visits the unique lab run by Bart Weetjens in Tanzania, where he trains rats to sniff out deadly unexploded land mines. Travels with Weetjens to Mozambique where he sets his trained rodents in action.; Kuwait, the 99: F [...]
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Kuwait [electronic resource]: A Changing Nation

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"In 1991 Iraqi troops destroyed nearly 80 percent of Kuwait's oilfields. Now, with the international spotlight back on Saddam Hussein, stability in the region is once again threatened. This production takes both to the streets and corridors of power to examine how Kuwait has progressed in the last decade. In the film, Deputy Premier Sheikh al-Sabah says that the liberation of Kuwait brought the country closer to the West. It is now trying to model itself along democratic lines, but deeply entrenched traditions often conflict with the drive for modernity. This portrait of modern day Kuwait examines the country's progress on several issues: democracy; freedom of the press; commerce and industry; religion; and the effect of immigration from southern Asia which is changing the demography [...]
Online
2002
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Lektionen in Finsternis

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A stirring documentary of 1992 post-Gulf War Kuwait, focusing on the oil well fires ignited by retreating Iraqi soldiers. What resulted is less a simple documentary about an environmental catastrophe than an apocalyptic vision of hell, a strangely beautiful portrait of a world on fire.
DVD
2001
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fires of Kuwait

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Shot on location, Fires of Kuwait takes viewers to the very center of the terrible Gulf War legacy. Firefighters from 10 countries answered Kuwait's cry for help. Supported by more than 10,000 people from 40 nations they battled and won.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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New Knowledge for Old

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History and present day achievements of Arabs in the sciences. Interviews with scientists at Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research.
VHS
1983
Ivy (By Request)