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David Bowie: Absolute Beginners (1986)

The music video for David Bowie's single "Absolute Beginners".

Director:

Julien Temple

Star:

David Bowie

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Julien Temple shot the music video, which echoed the 1950s style of the movie. The video was a homage to an old British advert for Strand cigarettes. The ill-fated advertising tagline "You're never alone with a Strand" is quoted by Partners in the film. The video also uses footage from the film. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

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Edited into Bowie: The Video Collection (1993) See more »

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Absolute Beginners
Written and performed by David Bowie
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