RPA in Santa Monica is out with a new spot to promote Honda’s sponsorship of the National Hockey League, just in time for the NHL playoffs. Shot in Minneapolis, “Outdoor Rink” celebrates pond hockey, a popular activity in the cold-weather states. Three former NHL players appear in the spot: Pat LaFontaine, Mike Richter, and Neal […]
Young & Rubicam/NY created these mildly offensive ads for VH1 in Latin America.
Xcel Energy’s new campaign from Vladimir Jones is focused on the company’s customers and their priorities, like cost savings. Learn more at ResponsibleByNature.com.
Independent WONGDOODY debuts its latest international TV and print campaign for online poker site Full Tilt Poker. According to the agency, the message of “constant improvement,” which research and focus groups identified as a key driver for true poker players, fuels the work. TV spots were directed by Academy Award-winning documentarian Errol Morris (“The Fog […]
IBM is running several of its “Smarter Planet” spots during the Masters, right now. James Frost, director of the popular music video clip “House of Cards” by Radiohead was approached by Ogilvy & Mather NY to direct these new spots, which are perfectly crafted for the brand. IBM–like HP, Apple and Microsoft–is one of the […]
The 2010 World Cup is being held in South Africa and ESPN, with the help of Wieden + Kennedy/NY and director Lance Acord are playing up the historical impact of the event. The backdrop for the spot is the prison on Robben Island where political prisoners, including Nelson Mandela, were kept in isolation for 30 […]
The YMCA and TBWA\Vancouver wants to know why we prefer iPods to conversation? Why we have more friends on Facebook than in real life? Over the past couple of decades, we’ve been spending more time at work, less time with our families, and less time doing physical activities. Obesity is up, internet usage is way […]
Spots written and directed by Ithyle Griffiths and Angela Kohler.