The Plank (1979)

Film details


Comedy film about a building site. One plank is all that is needed to complete a building job. However, two luckless builders's attempts to get a plank from the timber yard back to the building site involves them in a series of accidents and mishaps.

Notes: No spoken dialogue. Remake of a 1967 film.

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