Working To Play In A Rock Band

Title:
Working To Play In A Rock Band
NFSA ID:
14809
Year:
1979
Courtesy:
Film Australia
Category:
Access fees

In order to earn a living the members of this rock band must work in mundane jobs during the day. At night they pursue their dreams of musical success.

This clip is an excerpt from the film Bundy Into Dreamland, an episode of the Film Australia series Working (1979).

A DVD containing this clip can be purchased from the NFSA's online shop.

Bundy Into Dreamland: Part-time musicians discuss the problems involved in earning a living while playing in a band. In order to earn money, they must work at other more mundane jobs, such as in a factory or on a production line, and pursue their musical career in their spare time.

Working: The series is a window into the 70s and reflects different attitudes to work, including working for money, love, or passion, and working for an employer or being self- employed.