7:00pm – Sunday, January 29 on ABC2
The world’s legendary rock stars discuss the creation and impact of the videos that everyone remembers in this celebration of the era when memorable music was matched in brilliance by the creative filmmaking that projected it around the world.
These extended interviews with both the artist and music video director recall the inspiration behind the videos, anecdotes from the filming process and how this dazzling new medium changed the music industry forever.
Sting discusses the creative process behind the music videos he was proud to be part of, including ‘Fields of Gold’ and ‘Every Breath You Take’.
He is joined by video director Kevin Godley who worked on these great hits.
Commenting on the production of Message in a Bottle with Police, Sting says, “We were very fortunate as the Police, that our success was peaking as MTV and the video explosion was just beginning, so we were one of the first bands to have a video”.