Shot by Steven Meisel and directed by DJA, it’s a dark, Film Noir-inspired spot that sees nine hopeful young actresses auditioning in front of a ruthless casting director. Played by Sophia Ahrens, Freja Beha Erichsen, Caroline De Maigret, Malaika Firth, Kristine Froseth, Catherine McNeil, Amanda Murphy, Cameron Russell and Fei Fei Sun, they each takes turns to read parts of the script with just a chair, a spotlight and their own shadows for company.
“One by one they are selected and cast aside like slides in an ever revolving carousel,” reads the write-up.
The soundtrack is “Shallow then Halo” by Cocteau Twins. The print campaign also stars supermodel Christy Turlington, as above.