Official promotional video
Duration: 4’44” excerpt
1983 Virgin Records.
Release date: July 1983
Very good video. Scenes of the motion-picture Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence fades into David and vice versa. Vocal version of the theme song of the movie.
The movie Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence (1983), with David Bowie, Tom Conti, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Jack Thompson, Johnny Okura, Alistair Browning from director Nagisa Oshima, about David Bowie as a World War II POW who steadfastly refuses to cooperate with the camp commander, played by Ryuichi Sakamoto explores the theme of cross-cultural, repressed homosexual attraction.