A spot of Yuletide yearning for English singer-songwriter and entertainer Robbie Williams as he launches his The Christmas Present album with this track, 'Time For Change', and a very family-based video with his actress wife Ayda and their kids. The Williams family dogs also play a key role, and even the household's snowman is a giant snowdog. The video's taken some flak for referring to mums organising and d... Read More
Mercedes Benz makes Roger Federer the embodiment of tennis excellence through the decades, dexterously coupling his performance with their marque and taking some fun sideswipes at other tennis greats in a clever 2-minute spot. Great fun!
Ice cream shooting out of a man's jeans - hm, pretty weird!
Mini-movie from British Airways featuring a Chinese family whose daughter comes to study in England. The airline flies the parents over for a surprise visit. Some interesting insights, and the ad's useful because it ends with a link to a practical travel guide via the popular Chinese app WeChat. The aim is to alleviate anxieties over language and culture barriers.
With the extreme wastefulness of the fashion industry coming under increasing scrutiny, Spain's high-end fashion house Adolfo Dominguez continues its 'Be More Old' campaign by highlighting how good old clothes (ropa vieja) can look on young models as well as their original owners. Adolfo Dominguez has a tradition of breaking the mould with campaigns such as 'la arruga es bella' (wrinkles are beautiful). British d... Read More
Many of us use WhatsApp to weave the threads of our personal and community lives. This ‘Fica só entre vocês’ (‘It’s between you’) piece by the messaging app draws on real stories of the drama, dedication, rivalry and respect behind Brazil's flamboyant Carnival. A massive 120 million Brazilians use WhatsApp, part of the Facebook empire. The messaging app came under fire for its role in the nation's 2018 presidential... Read More
Italian luxury brand Gucci recreates a Seventies dance floor in this psychedelic scene showing off some of its prime articles and the fashionistas chasing them- and each other - down both on and off the floor. Glitterballs galore in the one-minute funk-fest. What do you think of it? Valued at over US$12 billion, with annual revenues approaching $300 million, Gucci accounts for about 80% of luxury group Kering's profits, and is renowned for its creatively surprising ads.
Canadian singer The Weeknd drives this mini-movie for Mercedes with his track 'Blinding Lights'. The luxury auto-maker takes us on a weird and wonderful race through history to showcase its EQC electric vehicle, with a whole lot of sweet vintage to bring us right up to date. Do you like this glimpse of the future of electric?