About The Film

UB40′s “Labour of Love” album was accompanied by a video also entitled “Labour of Love”, consisting of various music videos for the songs and tied together with a storyline showing the band working in the dump yard and relationships with wives, families and girlfriends. The film was directed by Bernard Rose. Songs fused with cinematic storytelling include: Cherry Oh Baby, Keep On Moving, Please Don’t Make Me Cry, Sweet Sensation, Johnny Too Bad, Red Red Wine, Guilty, She Caught The Train, Version Girl, Many Rivers To Cross.


Directed by Bernard Rose
Produced by Brian Travers
Screenplay by Bernard Rose and Brian Travers
Cinematography by Dennis Crossan, Sid McCartney
Editing by Pete Cornish
Music by UB40
Production Company: Vision Video
Distributed by Virgin Video
Running Time: 30 minutes
Year: 1983
Country: UK