2007 Adland Roundup - The Ads - Part 3

So, you've read about the ad news, checked out the ads in part 1 and part 2 so now, it's time for you to enjoy part 3! Grab a cuppa and sit back, relax, and enjoy.

Best In-Store Piano Man:
Stein Mart - Piano man - Halloween/Tip/Purchase/Mirror/Perfume (USA)

Best Oedipus Complex:
Wilkinson Quattro Titanium - Fight for Kisses (2007) 1:20 (France)

Best Use of Sports Stars:
Vitamin Water - Badminton/Highland Games (2007) 0:30 (USA)

Best Insurance Ad Campaigns:
Farmer's Insurance - Commute/Morning Ritual/Stolen Car/Wind (2007) 0:60 (USA)

Bangkok Insurance - Twister/Robbery (2007) 0:30 (Thailand)

Saddest Attempt to be Epic:
Smirnoff - Sea (2007) 0:60 (UK)

Best BList Spokesperson:
Old Spice - Bruce Campbell - Experience/Hungry Like The Wolf (2007) 0:60 (USA)

Best Duo Since Bartles and Jaymes:
Ocean Spray - Cleansing (2007) :30 (USA)

Cheekiest English Babe Trying to Undress Us Alll:
Cheer - The Laundress - Tennis (2007) :30 (USA)

Best Rescue:
Secret - Firemen (2007) :30 (USA)

Scariest Robotic Woman:
Heineken DraughtKeg - Robette / Robot Keg (2007) :30 (USA)

Best Manly Man:
Stanfield's - Meat Locker (2007) 0:30 (Canada)

Best Self-Spoof:
CarMax - ShipMax/BicycleMax (2007) 0:30 (USA)

Nice Animation:
Oregon Humane Society - End Petlessness (2007) 0:30 (USA)

Best Seasonal Spot:
AT&T GoPhone - Gingerbread (2007) 0:30 (USA)

Best Chest-Thumping Campaign:
Falcon Beer - Russia/Fishermen (2007) 0:40 (Sweden)

Unforgivably Awful!:
Sean John - Unforgivable Woman - long (2007) :60 (USA)

Best Video Game Ads:
Activision - Call of Duty 4 - Kimg Jong Il/Putin/Ahmadinejad/Qaddafi/Castro (USA)

Best Pro Bono:
Anorexi/Bulimi-Kontakt - Help / Mirror - (2007) :40 (Sweden)

AIDES - My Boy Lollipop (2007) 2:12 (France)

The Body Shop/Helen Bamber Foundation -I am Elena (2007) 0:75 (UK)

Montana Meth Project - Friends/Boyfriend/Parents/Mother (2007) 0:30 (USA)

Amnesty International "Not here, but now" Channel Hopper

Related Posts:
2007 Adland Roundup - A look back at the year in advertising
2007 Adland Roundup - The Ads - Part 1
2007 Adland Roundup - The Ads - Part 2
2007 Adland Roundup - The Ads - Part 4

AnonymousCoward's picture
Dabitch's picture

Thanks for getting these up caff, great stuff.
I was happy to see the drastic change in Stein Marts campaigns, the piano man is funny and nothing like their other mall-competitors campaigns I believe it'll pay off for them. Their old work sucked.
Also, the Farmer's insurance ads are great, especially the surreal one with the bunny coming out of the asphalt. Adfreak named them in their best ads of 2007 as well, but said something like "the ad can't be found on the web", which I take it really means "does not exist on youtube".