Synopsis:'From A Drop To The Sea' is an Iranian Operating Oils Company Film.
The three BP commercials are b&w and from BP Australia.
Shotlist:1. From A Drop To The Sea
10:01:00 Aerials of mountain range (Zagros?)
10:03:20 Woman walking to temple in mountains and lighting a candle
10:04:30 Pan to MIS at the bottom of the mountains and CU of first well
10:06:40 High aerial of Zagros mountains and Abadan Refinery, CU of oil
10:09:00 LS of waves crashing on a beach
10:09:20 Pan of mountains with a camp area on the low ground, a truck with a mobile drill on it driving through the site, surveyors / geologists at work
10:12:20 Various seismic explosions
10:12:55 Construction of a drilling site on-shore, and a great deal of good drilling GVs
10:19:10 River Kharum GVs
10:20:00 More drilling GVS and welding sheets of metal for storage tanks
10:22:35 Workers painting the storage tanks
10:22:50 LS of Tanker 'Tank King - Moss'
10:23:20 Construction shots of a port and jetty
10:25:20 Shots of well head, gas removal plant, sulphur plant at MIS
10:26:30 Pipeline through mountains with cows
10:27:30 Connection of hose at jetty to tanker
10:29:30 A car walking on the deck of a tanker, 'Olympic Sow' tanker in distance, with a Norweigen flag
2. 10:30:15:00 (60 secs) 1960s - B&W, man delivering petrol in outback
3. 10:31:30:00 - Animation (25 secs) 1960s - One character is having trouble starting his lawn mower and the other recommends BP Zoom
4. 10:31:55:00 (40 secs) 1960s - Man having trouble with lawnmower uses BP Zoom and drives speedboat with partner