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Lyft - Riding is the New Driving - (2016) :60 (USA)

Lyft - Riding is the New Driving - (2016) :60 (USA)

Lyft wants to grab national US attention and have created this 60-second spot to do it. A woman is stuck in a traffic jam of comic proportions, there's every stereotypical bad driver you share the road with that you can imagine and then some around her.

 

Thyme Maternity "Beautiful as life" (2016) :45 (Canada)

Thyme Maternity "Beautiful as life" (2016) :45 (Canada)

In which advertising tells us how it feels to be pregnant. I can't speak for myself since I'm a dude but I would very much like to know what Dabitch, who gave birth to her daughter, thinks of this ad.

 

Grandma's Cookies "Grandma" (2016) :50 (USA)

Grandma's Cookies "Grandma" (2016) :50 (USA)

Grandma's cookies taste so much like homemade cookies you might mistake someone in accounting (the advertising cliché is always accounting) for your real grandma. Apparently these cookies come with unwanted psychological repercussions. That's not creepy at all.

 

HBO - Why Anita Hill Matters - (2016) 3:40 (USA)

HBO - Why Anita Hill Matters - (2016) 3:40 (USA)

"Though her name may be unfamiliar to young people, Anita Hill's testimony...." is the line that really hammers home that this cliff notes of history is targeted at millennials and I am officially old.

 

Teleflora - #OneToughMother - (2016) 2:00 (USA)

Teleflora - #OneToughMother  - (2016) 2:00 (USA)

In 1970 Vince Lombardi, legendary football player, coach and executive, held a speech about "What It Takes to be Number One". That speech is the backdrop to the one million and one things mothers do for their children. They find them to console them after a fight.

 

Mercedes-Benz - Electric cars and ecocheques (2016) case study (Belgium)

Mercedes-Benz - Electric cars and ecocheques (2016) case study (Belgium)

Mercedes-Benz enlisted the help of BBDO Belgium to launch their new all electric B-Class, and got a very different idea created for them.

 

Amnesty International "Gay Turtle" (2016) 3:00 (Turkey)

Amnesty International "Gay Turtle" (2016) 3:00 (Turkey)

No one in Turkey wants to buy a gay turtle. They only want straight turtles. Because they are all homophobes. And transphobes. But apparently they are huge fans of turtles. I have never seen so many people over the course of three days lining up to buy turtles.

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