Johnny Walker Short Film: 'The Man Who Walked Around The World'


Here's one of the most mesmerizing things we've seen in a while: 'The Man Who Walked Around The World,' a short film / commercial for Johnny Walker whisky. It's a six-minute long piece filmed in one continuous take as Robert Carlyle walks through the misty Scottish highlands and tells the story of Johnny Walker, from a humble Scottish farmer into an international brand. An interview with the director Jamie Rafn reveals that it took 40 takes to get it right.

Video: The Man Who Walked Around The World

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  1. maxpickle

    Impressive.Developed the square bottle and thought to put the label at an angle to make the print larger & more noticeable. Smart family those Walkers.

  2. hunter

    wonderful...whered he get that jacket and ascot?

  3. Brian

    Black and Blue are my faves.

  4. Bill Crabb

    Very impressed by Robert Carlyle and the production team.
    If only more product videos could be so captivating.
    It's now my number 1 video, will it go on i-Pod?
    Cheers, Bill Crabb.

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