Arla "Barbara" (2017) 3:00 (UK)

Comedian Nick Helms is used to a later lifestyle. But now he's got to get up early for once to discover what makes Arla, Arla. In this spot he hangs out with a Welsh Dairy Farmer named Barbara who displays her passion and professionalism (and patience for his Ricky Gervais-like antics) as Helms learns what it means to be an Arla dairy farmer. Coming from a Welsh background I loved this bit of content. And while the math is very familiar the casting is strong. Helms might be your usual sarcastic comedian but he doesn't come across as patronizing. My favorite line in the ad is when Barbara says "I hope that you take our message back to London," and Helms looks at the camera and says "Stay off our land!" Good stuff there.

Creative Agency: : Creature
Creative Director: : Stuart Outhwaite / Ben Middleton
Creative: : Dan Ball / Joe Stone
Account Director: : Angus Campbell Golding / Jane Stephenson
Account Manager: : Dwayne Rapley
Strategist: : Jack Swain
TV Producer: : Madeline Smith
Film Production: : Firecracker
Director: : Joe Roberts
Producer: : Bobby Bray
Production Manager: : Sarai Carson
Executive Producer: : Claire Finn
Cinematography: : Job Kraaijeveld
Editor: : Phil Currie @ Stitch
Post Production: : Unit
Colourist: : Scott Harris / Adrian Thomas @ Unit
Music: : Audio Networks

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