Posts Tagged ‘foreign’

It’s so subtle, you’ll see the spot and think, “What the Hell?” And then when you go back and look closely, you’ll see it and think, “What the Hell?” Via.


Wow. Talk about original, charming, interesting and incredibly well done. Who does this for… sugar? Awesome.


Years ago, I did a spot for Stri-Dex body wash and the casting call involved watching lots of 20-something models in bikinis pretend to shower. What made it all the more entertaining was that of the girls the talent agency ¬†sent, about a half dozen of them were former Playboy Playmates. But despite that fun […]


George Lucas has been selling out left and right, but leave it to Japan to really put that sell out to use in a crazy-ass way. Boil Japan?


The copy at the end of this spot reads “We all need warmth.” While this is a really pretty, pretty spot, what I love about it is that it’s pretty AND has a great, simple concept behind it. It’s visually stunning and would have serious stopping power in TV. I can totally picture the average […]


Awesome idea. Flawlessly executed. And it’s just so true and so funny. The director throwing the tantrum made me laugh out loud. Just an all-around excellent, unexpected spot. Via.


I think I like the YouTube write-up better than the spot itself. It’s full of so much unintentional comedy, I’m not sure where to start. Then again, so is the commercial. The new ad stars nine-year old UK Streetdance phenomenon Arizona Snow, ‘popping’, ‘locking’ and ‘tutting’ her way through a high energy street dance routine […]


Finally! Scam Creative Director¬†Rodolfo Sampaio of scam Brazilian agency Moma Propaganda has had his fraudulently obtained Cannes Lions revoked for the Silver-winning scam pedophilia-themed Kia ad. Of course Cannes wussed out and only banned all the creatives listed on the entry for 1-year. They should have banned them for 5 years. Or maybe forever. But […]


Damn, Audi. You really go all out, don’t you. Cool way to demonstrate benefits. Visually stunning – love the black & white. And the soundtrack is pretty sweet as well.


Um… ew.

25Apr11

Here we go: To sell our car, we’ll attach people to giant umbilical cords and make them repeatedly hurt themselves. Sure. That makes sense.



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