Thursday, June 13, 2024

Rebecca Ferguson in “Vogue”

Take a look at actress Rebecca Ferguson, aka 'Lady Jessica' in director Denis Villeneuve's “Dune: Part Two”, posing for the June/July 2024 issue of “Vogue” (Scandinavia) magazine, photographed by Marcus Ohlsson:

"...set in the distant future amidst a feudal interstellar society in which various noble houses control planetary fiefs, ‘Dune' follows 'Paul Atreides', whose family accepts the stewardship of the planet 'Arrakis', aka 'Dune'. 

"While the planet is an inhospitable and sparsely populated desert wasteland, it is the only source of 'melange', or 'the spice'. 

"A drug that extends life and enhances mental abilities. 

“Melange is also necessary for space navigation, which requires 'foldspace' multidimensional awareness and foresight that the drug provides. As melange can only be produced on Arrakis, control of the planet is\thus a coveted and dangerous undertaking...

“….involving multi-layered interactions of politics, religion, ecology, technology, and human emotion 
as the factions of the empire confront each other in a struggle for control..."

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