Through the Fire

The true and heartbreaking story of a firefighter Franck, in Paris: An everyday hero who is happy in his job and lives in his barracks with his companion, after a serious accident at a horrible fire, has his whole existence turned upside-down. With the love of his wife and friends, and his own growing but painful acceptance, he who saves the people may be saved in return. This film is partly inspired by several real facts, it also traces Francks fight so he can find his normal life again.



  • Program
  • Original title
    Sauver ou périr
  • Director
    Frédéric Tellier
  • Producer
    Julien Madon
  • Writers
    David Oelhoffen
  • Photo
    Renaud Chassaing
  • Actors
    Pierre Niney, Anaïs Demoustier, Vincent Rottiers
  • Playtime
    1 h 56 min
  • Year
  • Country
    France, Belgium
  • Age limit
  • Production
    Single Man Productions, Mars Films
  • Distributor
    Many More Films