Staying number one: The Swingers

Australia, 1982

Film
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Episode number 2 of Series “Pop Movie”.
Follows the quest for fame and fortune by the New Zealand rock group, “The Swingers”, in Australia starting with their hit ‘Counting the Beat’ and tracing them through their involvement with the feature film ‘Starstruck’, to their eventual break-up in mid 1982. Includes interviews with promoter Michael Gudinski, the group’s manager, and “The Swingers” themselves as well as several promotion clips.

Credits

director

Ray Argall

producer

John Cruthers

production company

Musical Films

Language

English

Duration

00:36:37:00

Colour

Colour

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