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Close-Up On Kuwait

UK, 1961 (MIFF 1962, Frontiers)

Director: Rodney Giesler, Ibrahim Abu Nab

A portrait of fabulous Kuwait — the now fully independent oil State — shown in its context of Arab tradition and the Mohammedan faith. We see how the one great natural resource, oil, has stimulated local industries.

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Netherlands, 1960
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Frontiers

USA, 1960
The film covers the history and rapid development in agriculture, industry, and cultural activity of the intermountain region in Utah and Idaho—one of the last frontiers in the United States. F… More »

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