Video: Lea Seydoux Dances the Apache in New Prada Candy Ad
Posted on August 20, 2011
For the commercial for its new perfume, Candy, Prada hired French actress Lea Seydoux to dance the Apache -- a ritualized, almost violent dance performed in Paris in the 1930s.
In the ad, Lea sits for hours practicing the piano dutifully with her handsome piano teacher. Suddenly she loses control and grabs the piano teacher in an abandoned dance. At the end, she is back at the piano. Was it all just a fantasy, inspired by her new Prada perfume? Take a look: