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26th Oct
UNESCO's passion for Green Citizens

UNESCO's passion for Green Citizens

The distinctive illustrative style of Roxane Campoy, through Passion Pictures, is put to good use in this dreamy spot for the UN agency.

26th Oct
Stephen Lawrence's legacy of change laid out in black-and-white

Stephen Lawrence's legacy of change laid out in black-and-white

In Never Forget, Simon Frederick's stark and powerful film launching 2021's Stephen Lawrence Day, a blend of famous and non-famous multicultural Britons speaking to camera about Lawrence's legacy.

23rd Oct
A new promo for Kriill shows youth in crises

A new promo for Kriill shows youth in crises

With artistic angles, smooth animation, and sharp backgrounds, Hurt People Hurt People is beautiful, deeply expressive, and wonderfully weird.

23rd Oct
eSports' fantasy football

eSports' fantasy football

It's a sensory overload as eLaLiga Santander takes to the pitch in this high-octane, colourful new campaign.

23rd Oct
Sky's the limit for Harris and his robots

Sky's the limit for Harris and his robots

BB8, Megatron and Iron Man... along with a little boy called Harris... feature in this new campaign for Sky Q, the first in a five-part series.

23rd Oct
The Volvo human rights violation of 1959

The Volvo human rights violation of 1959

Eerily pertinent, present-day survivors of car crashes read aloud statements sent to Volvo by angry customers when the car company first introduced the three-point seatbelt over 60 years ago.

23rd Oct
In the Mouth Quest of madness

In the Mouth Quest of madness

In his latest collaboration with W+K Portland for Trolli, Sam Gainsborough smashes together five gummy-gobbling shorts into one epic stop-motion masacre.

22nd Oct
Back Market’s front-end tech takedown

Back Market’s front-end tech takedown

With this clipart-crazy, fast-paced, vibrant ad, Fallon supports a disruptor in the tech marketplace by being as obnoxious and in your face as possible.

22nd Oct
An artful ode to breakup pain

An artful ode to breakup pain

In Lisette Donkersloot's striking promo for Novo Amor's I Feel Better, the betrayal, heartache, solitude and rebirth splitting up brings on is dramatically captured.

22nd Oct AD OF THE WEEK
Alexa, break the fourth wall

Alexa, break the fourth wall

In a pair of comedic spots from Droga5 for Amazon's omnipresent assistant, high drama is cut-off by audience members' specific demands.

22nd Oct
2020 vision

2020 vision

The future looks blurred for those ignoring The College of Optometrists’ insightful campaign.

22nd Oct
Unstoppable heroes

Unstoppable heroes

Surrey Hospitals Foundation launches a fundraising campaign featuring heart-warming tales of indomitable spirit.

22nd Oct
Greenpeace tackles a monster problem

Greenpeace tackles a monster problem

In 2018 Greenpeace UK’s Rang Tan, shot to fame when it was banned from UK TV screens after being deemed too political by the advertising approval agency. Now Greenpeace is back with another hard-hitting film about the consequences of deforestation.

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21st Oct
Awesome aural alterations

Awesome aural alterations

BBC Sounds launches a trippy trailer celebrating the musical metamorphosis listeners can enjoy.

21st Oct
American horror story

American horror story

Matthew Branning’s chilling film warns of the dangers of not voting in the upcoming US election.

Let's keep it short

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

21st Oct
Borts bolt from a mystery pursuer

Borts bolt from a mystery pursuer

The punk three-piece run in fear in this humorous promo from Ed Hobson.

21st Oct
The dangers of distancing

The dangers of distancing

Partnership to End Addiction releases a poignant animation as part of its campaign stressing the role of personal connections in treating addicts.

21st Oct
Virtue’s musical voting tutorial

Virtue’s musical voting tutorial

Bob the Drag Queen and Peppermint, two stars of RuPaul’s Drag Race, take their musical stylings to the polls, encouraging people in key swing states to vote.

20th Oct
A visual exploration of Ólafur Arnaulds musical language

A visual exploration of Ólafur Arnaulds musical language

Against the looming Pyrenees mountains, three women confront fears and intimacy in this hypnotic promo.

20th Oct
An Other delivery for the people we love

An Other delivery for the people we love

In their first ad for Bloom & Wild, a young woman attempts to find the right words to express her love and support, remembering their complex and emotionally difficult past.

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