Searching for Sugar Man

Searching for Sugar Man (2012)

Great Art Always Survives

  • Genre: Music, Documentary
  • Release Date: 2012-06-30
  • User Rating: 7.9/10 from 833 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 25min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Passion Pictures
  • Production Country: Finland, South Africa, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director: Malik Bendjelloul
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Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez.

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  • Stephen Segerman

    as Self
  • Rodriguez

    as Self
  • Regan Rodriguez

    as Self
  • Eva Rodriguez

    as Self
  • Mike Theodore

    as Self
  • Dennis Coffey

    as Self
  • Sandra Rodriguez-Kennedy

    as Self
  • Clarence Avant

    as Self
  • Steve Rowland

    as Self
  • Malik Bendjelloul

    as Self (uncredited)
  • Dan DiMaggio

    as Self
  • Jerome Ferretti

    as Self
  • Willem Möller

    as Self
  • Craig Bartholomew Strydom

    as Self
  • Ilse Assmann

    as Self
  • Steve M. Harris

    as Self
  • Robbie Mann

    as Self
  • Rick Emmerson

    as Self
  • Rian Malan

    as Self
Editing Bernhard Winkler Additional Editing
Production Peter Schildt Consulting Producer
Production John Battsek Executive Producer
Production Andrew Ruhemann Executive Producer
Directing Malik Bendjelloul Director
Editing Malik Bendjelloul Editor
Production Malik Bendjelloul Producer
Writing Malik Bendjelloul Writer
Camera Malik Bendjelloul Additional Camera
Production Nicole Stott Co-Producer
Sound Rodriguez Songs
Writing Stephen Segerman Story
Production Simon Chinn Producer
Crew Robert Weil Thanks
Production George Chignell Co-Producer
Writing Craig Bartholomew Strydom Story
Production Maggie Monteith Executive Producer
Sound Per Nyström Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Fredrik Zander Post Production Supervisor
Crew Anneli Oscarsson Post Production Supervisor
Sound Sandy Wilson Music Supervisor
Production Sheryl Crown Executive Producer
Camera Camilla Skagerström Director of Photography
Production Hjalmar Palmgren Executive Producer
Production Malla Grapengiesser Co-Producer
Sound Fredrik Jonsäter Sound Editor
Crew Christian Christensen Thanks