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8 Ratings

Fire in the Night

Directed by Anthony Wonke
United Kingdom, 2013


In tense detail, this riveting new documentary explores the 6 July 1988, disaster on the North Sea oil rig Piper Alpha. The film skillfully combines archival footage and audio recordings with present-day filmed interviews to recreate the suspense and horror of the disaster.

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Fire in the Night Directed by Anthony Wonke

Awards & Festivals

Edinburgh International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Audience Award

BAFTA Awards (Scotland)

2013 | Winner: Best Single Documentary

2013 | 2 nominations including: Favourite Scottish Film (Audience Award)

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