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Sharp Jack TV is a production company founded by format creators Elliot Johnson and Amanda Wilson. The company specialises in original ideas, sharply produced for the UK and international market.

Queer as Pop: From the gay scene to the mainstream

If you like dancing, you’ve probably got a gay man to thank. That’s the contention – convincingly borne out by some fabulously sweaty disco archive – of Queer as Pop, the story of how, time and again, music has filtered from the gay scene to the mainstream. The rise of disco, the death of disco, house, hi-NRG, the Village People and the moment when David Bowie put his arm round Mick Ronson on Top of the Pops: it’s all here. This documentary reveals how the social and political liberation of homosexual men has influenced the music mainstream over the past 40 years.