Tag Archives: John Lewis

Adam&eve and John Lewis risk all on a moon landing

Has John Lewis smashed Christmas again? It does have the man on the moon, a girl who befriends him and Oasis’ ‘Half The World Away’ by Norwegian warbler Aurora Aksnes. And most of the ingredients that have created a whole ...

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The ‘secret’s’ out – John Lewis moons for Christmas

Continuing our noble tradition of ‘you read it here first (almost)’ we can reveal that the much-anticipated John Lewis Christmas ad from adam&eveDDB – which debuts on the JL YouTube channel on Friday – features a boy visiting the man ...

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Cannes: Saatchi Brazil wins Film Grand Prix for Leica

OK, the Cannes Lions Film Grand Prix, still the blue riband of an increasingly confused event, went to Leica and F/Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi in Brazil for this film celebrating 100 years of the iconic camera. I yield to no-one ...

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World exclusive! Ebenezer Scrooge on the Christmas ads

In another More About Advertising exclusive, guest reviewer Ebenezer Scrooge gives his opinion of a selection of the Christmas ads. First, Morrisons. Now I believe this to be a respectable food emporium but this ad seems to feature two men ...

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YouTube names top UK Christmas ads – so far

YouTube has revealed its ‘leader board’ of the top 15 UK Christmas ads to date (no numbers as they’re changing all the time) and it reads thus (length of the commercial in question is included too as there are several ...

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Neil Dawson of Dawson Pickering: the best ads of 2014

Neil Dawson (left), who founded London creative agency Dawson Pickering with Clive Pickering, is the former ECD of BETC in London, where he helped win Bacardi, Cow & Gate and Diet Coke. Before that he was worldwide creative director on ...

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Seven likes the taste of Monty The Penguin

Adam&eveDDB’s ‘Monty The Penguin’ ad for John Lewis is featuring strongly in our series ‘Best Ads of 2014.’ It’s also produced the odd homage, like this one from London content agency Seven. Think I’ll stick with the goose..

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Wieden+Kennedy’s Neil Christie: the best ads of 2014

We’re asking people to choose the best ads of 2014 and here’s a selection from Wieden+Kennedy London managing director Neil Christie (left). The Best Ads of 2014 Five ads from 2014 that make me jealous. None of these is wildly ...

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