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Pouring Water on Troubled Oil
Pouring Water on Troubled Oil

POURING WATER ON TROUBLED OIL

Directed by Nariman Massoumi
United Kingdom, 2023
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

In 1951, the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company set out to produce a publicity film promoting its activities in Iran. They hired the poet Dylan Thomas. This poetic film follows Thomas’s journey capturing his encounter with the country and its people as a political upheaval for oil nationalization unfolds.

Synopsis

In 1951, the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company set out to produce a publicity film promoting its activities in Iran. They hired the poet Dylan Thomas. This poetic film follows Thomas’s journey capturing his encounter with the country and its people as a political upheaval for oil nationalization unfolds.