DIRECTOR'S NAME:BRUCE WEBER / PRODUCTION COMPANY: LITTLE BEAR INC / COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA / DURATION: 5' / MUSIC: “ALL OF THE SUDDEN MY HEART SINGS” PERFORMED BY DANILO PEREZ / CAST: NINE D’URSO / DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: FRANK STANLEY / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR:THOMAS MAIER / STYLIST:DEBORAH WATSON / HAIR:ORLANDO PITA / MAKE-UP: KAY MONTANO
SHORT FILM SYNOPSIS
Shooting on the beach in South Florida with minimal staging or artifice, Weber, Tomas Maier, and Nine D'Urso created a campaign that expresses the sensuality, refinement, and individuality of the Bottega Veneta fragrance.
SHORT DIRECTOR BIO
Bruce Weber has earned acclaim for his filmmaking, including Broken Noses (1987), a documentary about boxer and Olympic hopeful Andy Minsker; Let’s Get Lost (1989), a documentary on jazz trumpeter Chet Baker, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Feature Documentary; and Chop Suey Club (2001), a feature on wrestler Peter Johnson that is equally about the filmmaker’s own career and inspirations. He has garnered the following other awards: Clio Award for Recognition in Apparel (1986); the International Documentary Association Award for both Broken Noses (1986) and Let’s Get Lost (1987); an ICP Infinitiy Award for Applied Photography (1993); the 1st Annual Alfred Eisenstadt Award for portrait photography from Life Magazine (1998); and the Getty Images Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Center of Photography (2005) and (2008) Art Director’s Club “Hall of Fame” honoree.