Ricky Gervais puts himself in his favorite Netflix TV shows like House of Cards, Orange Is The New Black and Lilyhammer, only to realize he's better off watching instead of acting in them.
Never a truer word more spoken.Country:
Tom Brady waxes philosophic about time outs, which reminds me of "The cat's in the cradle and the silver spoon," song except more upbeat.Country:
Love this idea from Canadian agency Pound & Grain. Film Hearts is a social meet up site for the solitary film lover. Share your love of the cinema and find a proper buddy to go to see your next film. Fun idea.Adland:
NFL guys (Victor Cruz and Jimmy Graham) and the Eagles mascot play Fantasy SportsCenter. Lulz.Country:
Every bar has a story. Jack Daniels wants you to see (or hear, or both) them at Tales Of Whiskey Fun stories, probably most of them a bunch of b.s., but entertaining anyway.Country:
Poppidups is a modern digital take on the traditional puppet theater. The difference being, Poppidups is way more interactive, exciting and fun. Not to mention personal. By emphasizing the interactive part, children can now make their stories their own.Country:
PayDirect is a Bluetooth enabled credit card reader from MYOB that lets small businesses in Australia take payments on their phone. Creative director Stanley Johnson worked with writer/director Steve Callen and The Directors Group to make this online film.Country:
Ogilvy & Mather Shanghai continue with their humor in their new Kotex campaign, having demonstrated cat sensitivity before, they now take on the perfect man.Country:
Ogilvy & Mather Shanghai wanted to demonstrate .. how silly cats walk when they have tape on them?Country:
You've heard about Undercovercolors (website not available) this week. It started with a great big bang as the image (above) of the nailpolish changing spread, and a link to a UC donations page asking for funds spread with it. Not sure why they'd need more funding as they've won an $11,000 prize and a $100,000 investment already, according to reports.Adland:
Fuji has taken a note from the walk-in fridge commercial and Yo! Sushi's robot-bartender and made a walking printer. The robotic printer can walk around the office and deliver the print-outs to those who have ordered the job done. The printer has been designed for use in public spaces, with the idea that it'll keep documents secure when the printer comes to you.Adland:
72andSunny and Truth took over the VMA's the other night, when many people in attendence were spotted with little orange Truth #finishit little X-es on the outfits or collars. What was that all about?Country:
Update - we've edited this article Friday August 29, see footnote.
Colossal Spark is a brand new crowdsourcing website for advertisers, and creatives alike. Now I know what you're thinking: Great, another exploitive site a la Victors and Spoils, where the partners make a boat load of money while enlisting thousands upon thousands of minions to work for free or next to free. I'll bet they're just waiting patiently to be bought out by a holding company, there by making even MORE money.Adland:
Quebec has a love affair with butter. Oh sure it went through rocky times when people became afraid of fat, but thankfully we righted our course and got back on track. This ad is for Les Producteurs de lait du Québec. Which is like the dairy board.Country:
Here's an ad featuring men doing men stuff while a man talks about being a man and being the same man you were since you became a man.Country:
Kevin Spacey shills for E*Trade, searching for Type E people who need help climbing the metaphor of financial planning. Spacey comes across as being his usual aloof and elitist self which is off putting.
Usain Bolt delivers an anthemic monologue about being a rebel and trouble maker and getting what you want, while sitting in a hot tub surrounded by trophy women. Then, when the owner of the home goes after him, he runs away naked. Okay....Country:
The Mazda 6 with RYM detects hidden dangers in your blind spot. Such as rocks, or other cars, or visual solutions.Country:
TEMA is a laundry detergent that has cotton extract. So it's not only a detergent that is easy on your whites, it is also soothing to your skin. This might be our first ad campaign from Bulgaria. Dobre doshli!Country:
Do you know where your family is in an emergency? Despite what the art direction might tell you, the answer is no. Phone service is generally out in emergency situations, so you can't really put a pin on it. Did no one at FEMA explain that to the art director?Country: