We’re nearing the one-year anniversary of the Camp Fire, a wildfire that blazed through the town of Paradise to become the most deadly and devastating fire in California’s history. As the anniversary approaches, Netflix has dropped the trailer for its short documentary on the fire and it looks like it could be Oscar worthy.
Fire in Paradise has gripped audiences around the world at different film festivals, winning the Audience Award at the Hamptons Film Festival. Now, the film is about to become available to the world as it will be released on Netflix on November 1. Here is the synopsis of the documentary:
“On the morning of November 8, 2018, a seemingly small fire broke out in Butte County, California, near the town of Paradise. Over the course of a few short hours, the Camp Fire grew into the country’s deadliest wildfire in over a century, killing 85 people and destroying Paradise. Through firsthand footage of the disaster and personal interviews with survivors and emergency responders, ‘Fire in Paradise’ vividly retells the terrifying survival stories from that day.”
Without further ado, here is the trailer for the movie, and be ready to watch of November 1: