Fire of Love

Mar 13, 2022

5:15pm – 6:46pm CT

This Online Screening has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 13 at 9am CT.

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Fire of Love is an unexpected love story of two intrepid French scientists, Katia & Maurice Krafft, who died in a volcanic explosion doing the very thing that brought them together: seeking to understand the mystery of volcanoes by capturing the most spectacular imagery ever recorded. The two shot hundreds of hours of footage and thousands of photographs, risking their lives to get as close to the thrill of the fire as humanly possible. Fire of Love playfully interprets the Kraffts’ story and images they left behind, resulting in a collaged archival adventure through themes of love, time, the implacable unknown and the meaning of human existence amid the vastness of our planet's most awesome force.

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Director

Credits

Director:

Sara Dosa

Executive Producer:

Greg Boustead and Jessica Harrop

Producer:

Ina Fichman, Shane Boris, Sara Dosa

Screenwriter:

Sara Dosa, Erin Casper, Jocelyne Chaput and Shane Boris

Editor:

Erin Casper and Jocelyne Chaput

Music:

Nicolas Godin

Contact

Distributor:

National Geographic Documentary Films
Timothy.Horsburgh.-ND@natgeo.com

Public Film Contact:

Ina Fichman
Intuitive Pictures
ina@intuitivepictures.ca

Publicity Contact:

Rachel Allen
rachel@cineticmedia.com
937 241 9737

This event will be in person

Details

Primary Entry:
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Secondary Entry:
Music Badge
Interactive Badge
Film Festival Wristband
Format:

Documentary Feature

Type:

Screening

Track:

Festival Favorites

Year:

2022

Premiere Status:

Texas Premiere

Genre:

Documentary

Screening Section:

Festival Favorites

Screening Category:

Documentary Feature

Country:

Canada, United States

Language:

English and French with English Subtitles

Runtime:

91 mins

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