Absolute Beginners (15)

London Nights

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A still from Julien Temple's Absolute Beginners

Julien Temple's adaptation of Colin MacInnes' novel about life in late 1950s London.

With racial tension brewing in Notting Hill, nineteen-year-old photographer Colin is hopelessly in love with model Crepe Suzette (Patsy Kensit), 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

Starring Eddie O'Connell, David Bowie, James Fox and Mandy Rice-Davies.

This screening is part of the Museum of London’s programme of events inspired by London Nights, their immersive new photography exhibition exploring the capital after dark.

UK 1986 Dir Julien Temple 108 min

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