mercoledì 12 dicembre 2007

Ads of the week. Coke Zero - Nike+ - Helzberg - MTV - John West - Snickers - Buckley's - Toyota - Roadkill Toys - Net10.

Coke Zero - Rooftop

Director: Badly - Producer: Ingmar Lange - Production House: Hochkant Film, Munich - DoP: Tim Florian - Editor: Timo Fritsche - Music: Michael Kadelbach - Composer: Michael Kadelbach - Sounddesign: Michael Kadelbach - Artdirector: Colin Taplin - Styling: Colin Taplin - SFX (Special Effects): Colin Taplin - Visual Effects/CGI/3D: Markus Martines @ cineteam Filmproduktion - Post production: @cineteam Filmproduktion

Nike Plus - Long Time Coming

Agency: Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Miami - Executive Creative Director: Alex Bogusky - Creative Director: Evan Fry - Associate Creative Director: Dave Swartz - Art Director: Mark Taylor - Copywriter: Todd Tilford - Group Executive Producer: Matt Bonin - Production Company: HSI - Production Services: Film Planet Argentina - Director: Samuel Bayer - Executive Producer: Rebecca Skinner - Line Producer: Linda Masse - Director of Photography: Samuel Bayer - Editorial Company: Bug Editorial - Editor: Andre Betz - Producer: Joy Copeland - Assistant Editor: Ben Shababo - Post Production: RIOT - Producer: Alex Decaneas, Peter Stanik - Flame Artist: Tom McCullough - Telecine Artist: Billy Gabor, CO3 - Visual Effects: WETA Digital - VFX Supervisor: Chris White - VFX Producer: Libby Hazell - VFX Onset Digital Supervisor: Susie Kleis, Matt Sloan - VFX Head of Production: Eileen Moran - Music: Amber Music, Eugene Cho, composer - Sound Design: Amber Music, Bill Chesley - Producer: Kate Gibson - Agency Music Producer: Bill Meadows - Licensed Track: The Hives "Return the Favour" - Sound Mixer: Philip Loeb, Sound Lounge

Helzberg Diamonds - Pedicure

Agency: Barkley - Creative Director: Robin Knight - Art Director: Heather Ralls - Copywriter: Rick Dunn - Agency Producer: Garry Gassel - Production Company: Supply & Demand - Director: Greg Popp - Director of Photography: Peter Collister - Editor: Brody Howard - Executive Producer: Tim Case, Kent Eby, Kira Carstensen - Production Designer: Gary Matteson - Line Producer: Henri Dragonas

MTV - Slavery business as usual
Four Continents Capital Management.

Agency: JWT London - Editor: Sam Snead @ Speade - Creative Director: Jonathan Budds / Anita Davis - Agency Producer: Anna Church - Producer: Paul Weston - Prod: Partizan - - Director: Eric Lynne - Production Manager: Martin Zahringer - Post: The Mill

John West - Big Catch
The reason why white sharks do acrobatics in South Africa’s False Bay.

Agency: Grey Worldwide Melbourne - Executive Creative Director: Ant Shannon - Copywriter: Brendon Guthrie - Art Director: Tim Holmes - Agency Producer: Sandi Gracin - Prod: Plush Films - Director: Mark Bennett

Snickers - Rugby
Thanks to Craig of Spy Films.
Higher res here.

Agency: BBDO Moscow, Russia - Director: Alex & Steffen - DOP: Maher Maleh - Production Company: Spy Films, Toronto, Canada - Executive Producer: Carlo Trulli - Postproduction: Unexpected GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany - VFX Supervisor: Alex & Steffen

Buckley's - Restroom Puddle
To watch all the videos of the campaign click here.

Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi, New York - Chief Creative Officer: Tony Granger - Creative Director: Jan Jacobs, Leo Premutico, Joseph Pompeo - Art Director: Kristin Graham - Copywriter: Aryan Aminzadeh - Producer: Diane Burton, Dennis Liu - Editor: Scott Rankin, Northern Lights Post - Sound: Ted Gannon - Smoke Artist: Christopher Harrison

Toyota - Born of the Earth

Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi, Sydney - Executive Creative Director: David Nobay - Senior Art Director: Peter Buckley - Senior Writer: Tim Brown - Senior Agency Producer: Scott McBurnie - Production Company: Goodoil Films - Director: Matt Murphy - Producer: Matt Long - Director of Photography: Nigel Bluck - Editor: Drew Thompson - Editorial Company: Guillotine - Production Art Director: Pete Baxter - VFX Company: Fin Design - Sound: Nylon Studios

Roadkill Toys - Roadkill Toys

Agency: Compost Communications, London - Director: Fraser Jamieson - Writters: Andy Drugan, Adam Arber

Net 10 - Sharak
Watch also "Brain", "Agent", "Obvious" and "Nights and weekends".

Agency: Droga5, New York - Creative Chairman: David Droga - Executive Creative Director: Ted Royer, Duncan Marshall - Creative: Alex Lea, Kevin Brady - EP/Director of Broadcast: Sally-Ann Dale - Producer: Robin Feldman - Character Design: Ted Royer,
Alex Lea, Eric Fensler - Animation Production Company: World Leaders Entertainment, New York - Producer: Ben Stein, CDMike Foran - Music & Sound Design: Amber Music Audio: Sound Lounge

martedì 11 dicembre 2007

Declare Independence. Michel Gondry's new video for Bjork.

To watch the most beautiful ads by Michel Gondry go here.
"French Academy Award-winning director Michel Gondry continues his rich music video history with Björk, with the Icelandic singer's epic anthem, 'Declare Independence.' Inspired by Björk's electricifying live show, the video was filmed in Long Island City, NY... " read more at

The making of

Don't miss the first video of Paul Gondry, 16-year-old son of Michel. He has made his first music video for the Willowz. Click here to see "Take A Look Around".

lunedì 10 dicembre 2007

Freixenet - The Key to Reserva. Scorsese is Hitchcock.

More info @ and
"Martin Scorsese finge di trovare una sceneggiatura inedita di Alfred Hitchcock in un vecchio archivio di cinema e interpretando questo soggetto gira un superspot di nove minuti per uno spumante catalano, prodotto dalla casa Freixnet." Leggi tutto l'articolo di Gabriele Di Matteo tratto dal sito de "La Repubblica" qui.

Agency: JWT Spain - Executive Creative Director: Alex Martínez - Creative Directors: Rory Lambert & Carles Puig - Production Companies: RSA Films - Director: Martin Scorsese - Producers: Jules Daly, Marjie Abrahams, Emma Tillinger - Executive Producers (for Ovideo - Spain): Quique Camín, Tito Coca, Aitana R. Coca - DP: Harris Savides - Additional Photography: Ellen Kuras - Creative Consultant: Ted Griffin - Line Producer: Linda Masse - First Assistant Director: Joseph Reidy - Editor: Thelma Schoonmaker - Visual Effects Supervisor: Rob Legato - Casting: Ellen Lewis - Music: Bernard Herrmann from "North By Northwest" Licensed By Warner Brothers Entertainment c 1959 By EMI April Music Inc/Primary Wave Songs. Licensed By EMI Publishing Spain