Walls of Fire

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Walls of Fire
Directed by Herbert Kline
Edmund Penney
Produced by Gertrude Ross Marks
Edmund F. Penney
Cinematography Víctor Gaitán
Edited by Gene Fowler Jr.
Release date
  • 1971 (1971)
Country United States
Language English

Walls of Fire is a 1971 documentary film directed by Herbert Kline and Edmund Penney. Narrated by Ricardo Montalbán, this documentary examines the history of Mexican murals and their artists. Among the works examined are those by José Clemente Orozco, Diego Rivera and David Alfaro Siqueiros. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1] The documentary was also won a Golden Globe award for Best Documentary film in 1972.


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  1. ^ "NY Times: Walls of Fire". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-15. 

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