Document And Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2019
Nov. 01, 2019
Cover [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name Eastman Kodak Co  
Entity Central Index Key 0000031235  
Trading Symbol KODK  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   43,223,181
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2019  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity File Number 1-87  
Entity Tax Identification Number 16-0417150  
Entity Address, Address Line One 343 STATE STREET  
Entity Address, City or Town ROCHESTER  
Entity Address, State or Province NY  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 14650  
City Area Code 585  
Local Phone Number 724-4000  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Title of 12(b) Security Common stock, par value $0.01 per share  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code NJ  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false