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2nd Jul
Getting something back from Emirates

Getting something back from Emirates

A funny little ad out of Saudi Arabia shows a man who is lost in a world that doesn’t appreciate anything he tries to do.

1st Jul
Pepsi takes a leap of faith

Pepsi takes a leap of faith

A young woman makes an instant love connection as she ends her commute, prompting her to jump across a channel, heart-first.

1st Jul AD OF THE WEEK
Bodyform & Libresse tell some womb truths

Bodyform & Libresse tell some womb truths

With #wombstories, a bold new campaign from the hygiene brands, a voice is given to the unseen, unspoken and unknown truths about periods, vulvas and wombs.

1st Jul
Minimal makes a mini-me

Minimal makes a mini-me

Nice Lena & Friends finds the answer to the monotony of isolation.

1st Jul
Burning love

Burning love

This exquisite video for Luca Wilding’s track Heartachers tells the story of a pyrotechnician with a fatal passion for fire.

30th Jun
Drag star day trip with a difference

Drag star day trip with a difference

British Vogue launches uplifting film as part of its Pride 2020 video series.

30th Jun
The golden age of online shopping

The golden age of online shopping

Swedish fintech pioneer Klarna launches absurdist retro films directed by Andreas Nilsson.

30th Jun
A New York state of mind

A New York state of mind

Biscuit directing team Joaquin & Lalou create a potty-mouthed homage to a city in lockdown.

29th Jun
Ada’s will to survive, at any cost

Ada’s will to survive, at any cost

This animated short film tells the story of the “female Robinson Crusoe,” Ada Blackjack, as she survives for nearly two years, alone on an island in the Arctic.

29th Jun
Travelers give us A Better Tomorrow

Travelers give us A Better Tomorrow

The insurance company makes a heavy emotional investment with a pair of community-focussed spots from TBWA\Chiat\Day NY.

29th Jun
A doleful droid steals our hearts

A doleful droid steals our hearts

This new short film written, produced and directed by Joyrider's Jonathan Irwin, is a bittersweet tale of a domestic droid.

29th Jun
MediaMonks' perfect fit

MediaMonks' perfect fit

This video for Gamper & Dadoni’s track Perfect (For Somebody Else) has been prepped for multi-platform use with a variety of iterations and two directors.

26th Jun
AGOS' short and sweet visual gags

AGOS' short and sweet visual gags

Akita and director Joachim Back create a pair of funny examples of "your life with something more”.

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26th Jun
Home truths

Home truths

LGBT Foundation marks Pride Month with the sobering facts about domestic abuse.

26th Jun
Facts that speak for themselves

Facts that speak for themselves

UNESCO campaign uses startling pre- and post-pandemic realities to urge us to redefine normality.

Let's keep it short

A few of our favourite short films from the past few weeks.

26th Jun
Wearing a mask is definitely not unlucky

Wearing a mask is definitely not unlucky

A masked crusader works overtime, fighting the temptation to remove one particular mask, even though it's scaring the locals.

25th Jun
Going One Step Further examines community building

Going One Step Further examines community building

When music icon, Stormzy, visits a young boxer, he and Dante talk frankly about the struggles of growing up in South London, and the power that the boxing community has.

25th Jun
Ball of Confusion roles around again

Ball of Confusion roles around again

Experiential agency Bankrobber supports Black Lives Matter with a new video for the Temptations’ 1970 hit.

25th Jun
Lockdown short is poetry in emotion

Lockdown short is poetry in emotion

A new short film, which mixes animation and live-action, takes it's inspiration from an 8th century Chinese poem which perfectly reflects the 21st century lockdown.

25th Jun
BK's flame-grilled safety video

BK's flame-grilled safety video

The burger chain's hilarious safety video from Buzzman goes to extremes to teach you the safe way to munch, post-lockdown.

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