Absolute Beginners 1986

Julien Temple
Richard Burridge, Christopher Wicking and Don MacPherson, based on the novel by Colin MacInnes
David Bowie, Patsy Kensit, James Fox, Ray Davies
In London in 1958, a young photographer seeks media stardom to keep the love of a beautiful, aspiring fashion designer.


Nineteen-year-old photographer Colin is hopelessly in love with model Crepe Suzette, but her relationships are strictly connected with her progress in the fashion world. So Colin gets involved with a pop promoter and tries to crack the big time. Meanwhile, racial tension is brewing in Colin’s Notting Hill housing estate…