This Nike spec ad written produced and directed by Samuel Buscapé has a nice misdirect. It starts first by building up the tension from what looks like a retro NASA movie, where something dramatic is happening.
During the advertising festival in Cannes, the German production company Bubbles Film will allow people to get a tattoo with ink made from a real Cannes Lion. And here's the teaser video for that stunt.
‘Can trolling be a force for good in advertising?’ is a seminar due to be held later today at the Forum in Cannes, to draw attention to it Bob Isherwood was 'kidnapped' and three masked men read out a ransom note as the former worldwide creative director of Saatchi & Saa
In the Cannes Lions promo and activation shortlist the judging rules are simple: they're judged on 20% strategy; 30% idea; 20% execution; and 30% impact & results. The rules regarding scam ads are also simple, spec ads are not allowed.
72andSunny and Seventh Generation got SNL alum (and Bridesmaids, etc) Maya Rudolph to sing about her vagina. And also about tampons. And not having chemical tampons. In her vagina. Because chemical vaginas are a no-no.
Heineken Light is an award winning beer that has it all. They are looking for a spokesman who has it all. Chase Lovage, who has whitened his teeth to the point of gleaming, is not that guy. Not at all.
Karl LaMorte is a guy whose only ever played villains. An award winning beer that has it all, deserves a spokesman who has it all. Karl LaMorte is not that guy. It's been a minute since I've seen a self-referential ad.