Piper Alpha documentary lands Bafta nominations

The burning wreckage of Piper Alpha
The burning wreckage of Piper Alpha

A documentary marking the 25th anniversary of the Piper Alpha disaster has been nominated for two Scottish Bafta awards.

Fire in the Night, directed by Anthony Wonke, has been nominated for an award in both the best film and the best single documentary categories.

The critically acclaimed documentary won the audience award at this year’s Edinburgh Film Festival earlier this year.

The winners will be announced on November 17.