Tornatore and Sophia Loren for the new D&G perfume commercial

Tornatore directs Loren in new D&G perfume commercial

Sophia Loren in the previous D&G Commercial

Three Academy Award winners, Sophia Loren, Ennio Morricone, and Giuseppe Tornatore, will feature in a Dolce & Gabbana perfume commercial in the next week. 
The commercial has been directed by Tornatore with Ennio Morricone's score is set in the Sicilian town of Bagheria, and will tout a perfume called Dolce Rosa Excelsa.
 
Sophia Loren will play the part of a mother who leads her five sons in restoring an old family home.
 
In a trailer released Wednesday titled Rebirth - the first of three trailers to be released ahead of the spot's TV debut January 31 - Loren cuts dead branches and encourages her sons to knock down walls and restore frescoes to return the villa to its original splendour.

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