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Behind the Scenes with Model Joan Smalls at Mercedes-Benz Video Shoot

Words John Clark | July 13, 2012
International Super Model Joan Smalls shoots high fashion film alongside the brand new CLS 63 AMG Shooting Brake
Words John Clark July 13, 2012

Watch the making of the exciting fashion film by Mario Testino for the Mercedes-Benz Spring/summer 2013 fashion season. Testino uses the mysterioous atmosphere to set the stage for international top model, Joan Smalls. Smalls not only uncovers herself by pulling the drapes away, but she also reveals the new CLS 63 AMG Shooting Brake. Mario says of the campaign ““I decided to create a picture that tells a story of the most sought after objects and design that stay in history and are preserved forever; with Joan Smalls – for this campaign made up to be like some character from the future – taking the CLS Shooting Brake with her into the unknown and leaving everything else behind”.

In this second video, watch Joan Smalls, the model and heroic main character, on set while shooting the new Mercedes-Benz fashion key visual for the spring/summer 2013 Fashion Film.

And finally, view the completed film here, if not for the fashion and the model, watch it for the 2013 CLS63 AMG. The video was described to us as follows: conspicuously draped things, kept in an underground warehouse, striclty protected. A mysterious atmosphere, which triggers suspiciouns. Beauty Joan Smalls uncovers the new CLS Shooting Brake, CLS63 AMG Version, in Mario Testino’s latest fashion film