Official Trailer for ‘Glowing: The Story of Champagne’ Documentary
by Alex Billington
July 21, 2021
“We turned them into glowing wines lengthy earlier than Dom Pérignon ever set foot in Champagne.” Gravitas Ventures has launched an official US trailer for a British documentary movie referred to as Glowing: The Story of Champagne, the most recent within the ever-growing subgenre of wine documentaries. “Described as a love letter to the thrill and pleasures of Champagne, this glowing documentary shares inside views from the A-list Champagne homes and options some very acquainted faces.” It is also explores England’s early “connections to bubbly, from Churchill’s love of Pol Roger to the Bond franchise and the Queen’s winery – this light-hearted documentary returns some a lot wanted celebration to our lives and offers a contemporary twist on Anglo-French relations.” Shot on location in France, England, New York and LA. That includes appearances by Vitalie Taittinger, Bruno Paillard, Sir Nicholas Soames, and even Stephen Fry. It does not appear to be essentially the most complicated or inventive doc, however it does make me wish to open a bottle and revel in a few of that bubbly goodness.
Official trailer (+ poster) for Frank Mannion’s doc Glowing: The Story of Champagne, on YouTube:
Main champagne homes featured embody Pol Roger (Churchill famously drank over 40,000 bottles in his lifetime), Bollinger (showing in 15 Bond motion pictures), plus Piper-Heidsieck (Marilyn Monroe’s favorite), Taittinger, Jay-Z’s Armand de Brignac, Cristal, Veuve Clicquot, Queen Elizabeth II’s Windsor winery. It explores the legend of French monk Dom Perignon, who famously declared “I can style the celebrities” when he found champagne, and examines the speculation that the English really invented champagne many years earlier than Dom Perignon. It additionally seems on the influence of local weather change. The champagne area is regularly changing into too sizzling resulting in the likes of Pommery and Taittinger buying vineyards in southern England the place the chalk soil is similar because the champagne area. Glowing: The Story of Champagne is directed by producer Frank Mannion, making his function directorial debut after additionally producing the doc Making of Plastic beforehand. This already opened first within the UK earlier this summer time. Gravitas Ventures will launch Glowing: The Story of Champagne in choose US theaters + on VOD beginning August thirteenth. Who’s into this?