James Bond hunk Daniel Craig has dressed in drag for a short film to mark International Women’s Day, which is celebrated on Tuesday.

The two-minute long film includes a voiceover by Dame Judi Dench, who also stars in the James Bond films as “M”, and was directed by artist and filmmaker Sam Taylor-Wood.

Craig, as Bond, stands silently, dressed in a suit, as M cites statistics that reveal that women are not men’s equals when it comes to their salaries, status in society and the level of abuse they endure.

He then appears in a dress as a blonde woman, takes off his wig and walks out of frame when Dench asks, “So, are we equals?”

“Bond is challenged by ‘M’ to think about gender inequality, and I hope that the film encourages viewers to do the same,” Taylor-Wood told Reuters.

“Despite great advances in women’s rights, statistics show that when it comes to the balance of power between the sexes, equality is far from being a global reality,” she said.

Watch the short film below.

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