Rebecca Ferguson doesn’t see ‘Dune’ as a sci-fi film.
The 38-year-old actress performs Jessica within the long-awaited blockbuster and he or she admitted a part of its enchantment was that its “supernatural” components nonetheless struck a chord with occurrences in the actual world.
She advised the brand new subject of Radio Occasions journal: “I didn’t see it as a sci-fi movie… I feel that’s the reason I like it.
“I like that the spice [a drug in the film] and the supernatural entities – the sandworms, the superpowers – have a resonance with different issues that we are able to evaluate to society right now.
“For instance, you may evaluate the sandworms to some political events and agendas, take it the place you need it.
“I feel that’s what I fell in love with. It’s the character dramas, it’s the emotion inside. You have got this scope, this scale, this set, the surroundings, house. There’s a lot at stake.”
Rebecca admitted filming the desert sequences was robust as a result of they solely had a restricted window for capturing because of the excessive warmth of the day.
She stated: “We may solely movie between 4am and 6am, and 7pm and 8pm in Abu Dhabi as a result of it was practically 50 levels within the desert.”
However their environment had a humbling impact on the solid.
She added: “I feel all of us had this sense of how small and meaningless we’re within the grand scheme of issues. You’re in a desert that can kill you. You possibly can’t battle that, you may’t win in opposition to that, you may’t empower that. You simply should adapt to it.
“And as a human being I simply love adapting to issues I can’t management.”