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The best new commercials, music videos and short films,
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19th Aug
BAFTA takes a look behind the mask

BAFTA takes a look behind the mask

From writing to wardrobe, coding to camera-rigging, special effects to sound – this inspiring spot highlights some of the many pathways into the industry.

18th Aug
The new Elvis music video is a bit of All Right

The new Elvis music video is a bit of All Right

The King's debut single is given a lick of paint (and a Lichtenstein look) by animator Richard Noble.

18th Aug
Ben Quinn gives Venice Beach the (Italian) boot

Ben Quinn gives Venice Beach the (Italian) boot

In a celebratory film for Venice Beach Football Club (VBFC), in partnership with Italian bootmaker Pantofola D’Oro, Quinn and his 14-year-old son co-direct a tale of soccer passion.

18th Aug
M.I.A., Robot

M.I.A., Robot

In a freaky and impactful promo, the British rapper sets her sights on influencer culture.

18th Aug
Joseph Kahn Rickrolls America

Joseph Kahn Rickrolls America

The Supply & Demand director and Deloitte Digital create a loving homage to Astley's classic for AAA Insurance.

18th Aug
Google’s love letter to humanity

Google’s love letter to humanity

The power of human connection is at the heart of a quietly exquisite new South African spot from Jai Moseley.

18th Aug AD OF THE WEEK
The Rocky road to Ladbrokes' knockout spot

The Rocky road to Ladbrokes' knockout spot

How do you seamlessly update an iconic 1979 cinematic scene to incorporate modern sports people, drummers, horse riders, drag queens, dancers, and gymnasts? We speak to the brand, creatives, director and VFX CD behind Ladbrokes' blockbuster spot about how they went the distance.

17th Aug
A badger’s tale from Elkjøp and Apple

A badger’s tale from Elkjøp and Apple

Electronics retailer Elgiganten (parent company Elkjøp) releases a sweet tale of the birth of a band.

17th Aug
Globant’s not pulling any punches

Globant’s not pulling any punches

In two scathingly funny new spots, the global consultancy firm launches an attack on old-style business models.

16th Aug
Marshalls’ people know a good deal when they see one

Marshalls’ people know a good deal when they see one

The US off-price retailer wouldn’t be where it is today without its team of beady-eyed bargain hunters.

16th Aug
DIRECTV’s disparate housewives

DIRECTV’s disparate housewives

The streaming channel releases another in the Get Your TV Together ad series featuring unlikely pairings with American football star Dak Prescott pitted against The Real Housewives on the field.

16th Aug
Danger Mouse and Black Thought’s monochrome monologues

Danger Mouse and Black Thought’s monochrome monologues

The hip-hop duo releases Strangers, featuring A$AP Rocky and Run the Jewels, with an intriguing phone-centred promo.

15th Aug
Marriott’s special moments

Marriott’s special moments

The hotel chain’s loyalty programme, Bonvoy, celebrates the return of travel across the Asia Pacific region.

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15th Aug
Ampol's slick new spot

Ampol's slick new spot

A man who, after a bump on the head, finds he can hear what car engines want, recounts the highs and lows of being 'the engine whisperer'.

15th Aug
Son shines for Tiger Beer

Son shines for Tiger Beer

Tottenham striker and South Korea international Son Heung-Min stars in this new campaign for Singaporean beer brand, Tiger.

Let's keep it short

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

12th Aug
Theroux the looking glass

Theroux the looking glass

This music video of Louis Theroux performing his Jiggle Jiggle viral rap alongside US superstar Jason Derulo is a real thing that actually exists.

12th Aug
Premier League kicks of the celebrations

Premier League kicks of the celebrations

The English Premier League celebrates 30 years in a new campaign featuring a raft of footballing greats that thanks fans and highlights support for communities and wider football.

12th Aug
TAZO's rip-roaring regenerative ad

TAZO's rip-roaring regenerative ad

Edelman creates a fourth-wall-smashing spot that puts its money where its mouth is in regards to sustainable marketing.

12th Aug AD OF THE WEEK
adidas toes the line

adidas toes the line

adidas joins forces with artist Hebru Brantley in this colourful, chaotic animated commercial.

12th Aug
United wants you to skip the queue

United wants you to skip the queue

In a cheeky spot making use of YouTube's 'Skip the ad' function, 72andSunny LA encourage viewers to bypass their 15-minute-long, uneventful line.

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