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Katia and Maurice Krafft loved two things — each other and volcanoes. For two decades, the daring French volcanologist couple roamed the planet, chasing eruptions and documenting their discoveries. Directed by Sara Dosa with narration from filmmaker Miranda July, Fire of Love is a lyrical and moving portrait of two bold explorers as they venture into the unknown, leaving a legacy that forever enriches our knowledge of the natural world, all for the sake of love.
in English and French with subtitles • 93 minutes
Fire of Love is co-presented by Cicada Cinema
One of the most moving and mesmerizing films of the year, a meditation on the wonders of nature and human curiosity. – The Atlantic
A one-of-a-kind story of both science and romance, a movie which captures the overlapping unpredictability and ineffable beauty of both volcanoes and human bonds, and the unknown length of fuse which each ultimately possess – The AV Club
One of the year’s few awe-inspiring documentaries. – The Wall Street Journal
The Greatest Lava-Fueled Love Story Ever Told. – Rolling Stone