Rig 20 (1952)

Film details

Synopsis

Documentary about the attempts to extinguish the giant fire that broke out in 1951 in a Persian oil well. Shows the making of temporary roads; laying the pipeline; using special fire-fighting apparatus.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top