Fires season 1
FIRES tells the story about people who are fighting with destructive summer wildfires. The plot of this miniseries is adapted from a true story that took place in Australia in 2019-2020. The series shows the experience of people who got affected by the natural disaster. The Fires story starts in Queensland in September 2019, which is the start of the wildfire season, and continues as the wildfires make their deadly march south. The story contains the moments that reflect how humans get organized to resist the catastrophe and what losses they sustain.
Fires season 1 episodes list:
Inspired by true stories about the devastating Australian bushfires of 2019/2020. Lighting strikes and starts what is to become a long, hot and treacherous summer for young volunteer firefighters Tash and Mott.
Dairy farmers Kath and Duncan return to their farm in the aftermath of the fire while grief and blame threaten to tear the family apart.
Tash and Mott join the local fire-fighting effort in a small beachside community as locals and tourists alike have to make the difficult decision of whether to stay or flee.
On Christmas Eve, Tash and Mott escort locals from a small rural community to a community hall for refuge from the fires.
The fire fronts join up, creating a 'megafire'. As a wall of flames bear down on Ruth and Nawra defending their home and the wildlife they care for, conflicting priorities at the fire control centre leave them in peril.
Episode #6 2021-10-31 Episode 6
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