Boutique Agency Sheds Creative-Only Stereotype by beefing Up Strategy

Hell, it's the wise thing to do, after beefing up their creative talent area 86 the onions are beefing up on their management team and have nabbed strategist Keith Skelton as managing director. Skelton's focus will be to expand the agency's client base, develop strategies for the agency and clients, and form new product ventures that emerge from the 86'creative bull pit.
Skelton previously ran marketing communications and strategy for Moses Anshell and managed client engagements for America West Airlines, Nintendo, Shutters on the Beach hotel, Taco Time, Arizona Department of Health Services and Zila pharmaceuticals.


What you are watching, is history in the making man.

Postproduction house PS260 who did the Shining Redux last year have been toppled off their slick cutting throne by a band of hooligans called addictive TV who upped the ante and edited both film and sound to create Take the lead addictive TV Remix out of the new Antonio Banderas movie. Who knew that the sound of a movie could make a kick-ass dance track? Well, they knew, obviously.

Take the Lead remix in the commercial archive

Super adgrunts, if you want this one to show up in the history books...err..sorry the yearly roundup don't forget to rate it up!


Addictive TV - Take the Lead remix - (2006) 3:03 (UK)

Addictive TV - Take the Lead remix - (2006) 3:03 (UK)

The dance.scenes from the movie are edited into a song, a catchy dance-tune if you will. Now take the lead. Lets dance.


Montana Meth Project

Those who don't frighten easily head over to the Montana Meth Project for some really scary PSA's created by San Franciscos's


Danke schoen leroidelacapote.

le Roi de la Capote has launched this film, to advertise how much fun one can have with all the products they sell, which happens to be condoms, condoms and more condoms. While the actress talents in faking orgasms should frighten any insecure lover, there's no punchline to the ad really, but plenty of nipple shots. Now playing at a youtube near you.

Super Adgrunts see it here
- uncool people see it at youtube. ;)


Free films on adcritic!

Ha! Gotcha, it's not free access to the delish archives of commercials, but to celebrate Creativity Magazine's 20th anniversary they've made a new video series, Face2Face, available to all net heads on adcritic.

For a new video feature, Creativity assembled two storied creative leaders, Lee Clow and Alex Bogusky. Their mandate—ask each other the hard questions on the business, their agencies, life and art.


HYPtv's answer jam mocks mohammed

The Answer Jam is a viral for HYPtv, the newish bite-sized channel for creatives in short films animation etc, where a not-so sweet vegetable cracks old jokes.


Procrastinates rejoice, Crystal Holidays brings penguin pacman

We should have mentioned it in our official viral tutorial, that if you want to make it a viral game, you score extra points if you do a pacman style game, use penguins, and/or involve yetis!


Welcome Creative Circle members!

Adland welcomes all creative circle Denmark members, who have access to all of the 32223 currently live commercials in the commercial archive. That number keeps going up because we keep adding ads!
Creative circle has just launched their new and improved webpage, announcing the adland and creative circle marriage there as well. So welcome all Ditte Bodil and Dorte, all Rasmus, Jakob and Søren - have fun! Or as the danes say: Sjovt!
You'll soon see more Danish ads than you can shake a stick at around here, as Adland adds all Guldkorn winners of past years.


Racism poster with lego upsets Danes

The UN has created a poster against racism which manges to offend the Danes. The poster has been printed in many languages but the spokesperson José Luis Díaz says that "there are no hidden intentions with the poster".
Danish company Lego doesn't like the poster, or the idea that lego could be associated with racism or racists, according to the communications director Charlotte Simonsen. Read more to see ad that the UN now has decided to withdraw.