When Sir Ridley Scott directs something, chances are it’s gonna be pretty epic. Pair the visionary filmmaker with a company with an interesting take on their product, like Hennessy and their X.O, the results are beyond imagining.
Take a gander at 7 Worlds, a short film by Scott to celebrate the seven individual “taste scapes” Hennessy X.O exhibits; sweet notes, rising heat, spicy edge, flowing flame, chocolate lull, wood crunches, and infinite echo.
We’re saying the short film (because really, calling it a commercial seems somehow wrong) is the Dune of our dreams because it looks like the Frank Herbert dreamscape a Sir Ridley Scott-directed version of the Arrakis story would be.
Here’s the short 60 second version of “The 7 Worlds” film, which will debut during the 91st Annual Academy Awards on February 28th:
And, the full four-minute version, which again proves just how incredible an auteur Scott is:
Also, what would a new boozy campaign be without a signature cocktail?