Performance (Film)

Mick Jagger in the film “Performance”. Photo by Robert Whitaker.


Performance is a 1968 British crime drama film directed by Donald Cammell and Nicolas Roeg, written by Cammell and starring James Fox and Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones, in his film acting debut. The film was produced in 1968 but not released until 1970.


This is a great shot of Robert Whitaker taken by Bob Seidemann circa 1968–its a mockup for the movie Performance. Robert is supposed to be Mick Jagger!